Walking the spiritual path has been likened to traversing a razor’s edge, a narrow path with dangerous drops on either side. Falling off the edge comes down to one thing: distraction. The modern world is rife with distractions. Understanding how they can seduce you is the first step to keeping your balance on the spiritual path.
From social media feeds to packed social calendars, the amount of stimuli entering our lives often overwhelms the inner sense of self in today’s world. Those in spiritual pursuits speak of epiphanies, breakthroughs, and emotional fervor as though more stimuli promotes spiritual growth. Consider that the opposite is actually true.
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