Affirmations always require action. I heard this at a Weight Watcher’s meeting last week and it really struck me because I’ve never been a fan of affirmations. It seemed silly to just proclaim a positive thought in the conscious mind about something you wanted—material or intrinsic—and voila it happened. And, I tried them. A lot.
And guess what, yeah, they didn’t work. For years I affirmed that I would give up smoking and alcoholic drinking, affirming that God would just take it away. [Read more…]