Workbook
Lesson #
62

Forgiveness is my function as the light of the world.

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Reading
T-7.I

Today's
Inspiration

While you believe you are in a body, however, you can choose between loveless and miraculous channels of expression. You can make an empty shell, but you cannot express nothing at all. You can wait, delay, paralyze yourself, or reduce your creativity almost to nothing. But you cannot abolish it. You can destroy your medium of communication, but not your potential. You did not create yourself. (T-1.V.1:3-8)

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