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Here's How The World's Most Advanced Missile-Defense System Works

With its unmatched precision, the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) can equalize tensions around the world with its mobility and strategic battery-unit placement: In April 2013, the Pentagon deployed a THAAD battery to Guam in order to deter North Korean provocations and further defend …

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Career Affirmations

1. I am now willing to see the vision of my life’s work.<p>2. Whatever fears or blocks may have kept me from seeing my work in the past are now dissolved by my desire to know and be my very best.<p>3. I am open to receiving the vision of my life’s work easily and with joy. I now receive it.<p>4. I am willing to accept this vision and promise to be responsible to and for it.<p>5. Having seen the vision of my life’s work, I trust that it will continue to reveal itself more fully to me as time goes by.<p>6. I am …

Big Mind: SPIRIT

Knowing • Not Knowing • Beyond Knowing and Not Knowing … . Everyday Mind • Big Mind • Big Heart … . Marketplace Mind • Spiritual Mind • Living One’s Practice … . Dual • Non-Dual • Apex … . Doing • Being • Wise Action … . Delusion • Enlightenment • Enlightenment is Delusion & Delusion is Enlightenment … . Small Self • Serves Something Greater • Empowered Self … . Dualistic Mind • Non Dualistic Mind • Integrated Free Functioning Mind … . Discriminating Mind • Non Dualistic Mind • Integrated Free …

Gratitude

I am grateful to be alive. I am grateful for Mom. I am grateful for Dad. I am grateful for Rachael. I am grateful for Natalie. I am grateful for Berne. I am grateful for Keefe. I am grateful for my loving family. I am grateful for my health. I am grateful for my ability to see the world. I am grateful to be able to hear music. I am grateful to be able to feel emotions, both good and bad. I am grateful for my education. I am grateful for my teachers at Newton. I am grateful for my roommates. I …

Non Dual Pointing-Out Instructions: SPIRIT (Causal)

-Notice the sounds around you and notice your bodily senations.<p>-Notice that you are not identical to these sounds and sensations.<p>-All sounds and sensations are objects arising in the awareness that you truly are.<p>-Notice your thoughts, feelings, memories, motivations, and impulses.<p>-All of them arise as objects in the awareness that is you.<p>-You are the one who has always been present.<p>-There was never a time when you were absent.<p>-You have always been You.<p>-So notice You, the witness of this and …

Big Mind Process: SPIRIT

-Notice the qualities and contents of the mind and emotions. Allow them to settle.<p>-Use the Facilitator voice to ask to speak to the voice of the Controller.<p>-When the Controller shows up, acknowledge the voice, and take a moment to notice his or her presence and qualities.<p>-Does another voice, or voices, need to be heard from? If so, allow them to show up, acknowledge their presence, and be with them until they are ready for you to go on.<p>-Now ask to speak to the voice of Integrated Big Mind/ Big …

I AM Meditations: SPIRIT (Causal)

- Read this meditation quietly to yourself, taking the perspectives of both the questioner and the respondent- the voice of your own I AM.<p>- Notice your present awareness. Notice the objects arising in your awareness- the images and thoughts arising in your mind, the feelings and sensations arising in your body, the myriad objects arising around you in the room or environment. All these objects arising in your awareness.<p>- Now think about what was in your awareness 5 minutes ago. Most of the …

Focus Intensity Training: BODY (Gross, Causal, & Subtle)

* CORE PRACTICE<p>1. GROUND: This state is characterized by slowed or normal resting breathing, intentional connection with the felt sense of the body, the energetic field of the subtle and causal bodies, as well as your interaction and engagement with the larger currents of physical energy. This is performed as you are approaching your next set/exercise.<p>2. CHARGE: 3 to 5 short explosive breaths into the upper chest to activate the sympathetic nervous system and to rapidly circulate subtle energy …

Get A FEEL For AQAL: MIND

- The cornerstone of AQAL Framework is an understanding of perspectives (e.g. the “I” perspective, the “We” perspective, the “It” perspective, and so on). In any moment, you can feel these basic dimensions of your being, simply by noticing what is already present. • • • •<p>1. Feel your present I-space or individual awareness. What does it feel like to be an “I” right now? FEEL that I-ness. • • • •<p>2. Feel your present We-space or intersubjective awareness. What does it feel like to be in a …

1-2-3 of God: Spirit

- At any moment you can experience God as a 3rd - person “It”, a 2nd - person “Thou”, or a 1st - person “I”. Simply repeat the following sentences quietly to yourself, letting each perspective arise gently and naturally.<p>1. I contemplate God as all that is arising - the Great Perfection of this and every moment.<p>2. I behold and commune with God as infinite Thou, who bestows all blessings and complete forgiveness on me, and before whom I offer infinite gratitude and devotion.<p>3. I rest in God as my …

3-2-1 PROCESS

You can do the 3-2-1 Process anytime you need it. Two particularly useful times are right when you wake up in the morning and just before going to bed at night. Once you know 3-2-1, it only take a minute to use it for anything that may be disturbing you.<p>• • First thing in the morning, before you get out of bed, review your dreams and identify any person or object with an emotional charge. FACE that person or object by holding it in mind. Then TALK to that person or object, or simply feel into …