3 Ways To Deal With Unsupportive Family Who Don’t Understand Your Spirituality | Spirit Science
“One of the most difficult things about the awakening process is learning how to adjust to a world that seems indifferent. Some of the people that claim to love us will start becoming resistant to accepting us and supporting us during our awakening process.”
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3 Ways to Deal with Unsupportive Family and Friends
When we begin our journey to spiritual awakening, one of the most difficult things we face is the reaction from others who are close to us. Often we are ridiculed, put on the spot and criticized for our new spiritual outlook on life my website. Why would that be?
Fear. It is as simple as that. Human nature fears and resists change. And it is the change in you that they fear the most. “Its not normal” they would say, perhaps even “satanic.” So how do we deal with the alienation of family and friends while at the same time continue our path to enlightenment?
In this article Steven Bancarz gives us 3 effective ways to deal with family and friends who no longer understand you. Know your stuff, come from a place of sincerity, and don’t take anything they say personally. Its a pretty simple formula.
We come across all of this cool new information, we have amazing experiences in nature or in meditation, we have completely expanded our minds, and then we step back into a society that is asleep for the most part. Some of the people that claim to love us will start becoming resistant to accepting us and supporting us during our awakening process.
So how do we deal with family members in our lives who judge you and dont support us? How do we deal with feeling alienated by the people who we grew up with, and how do we cope with trying to discover ourselves when our own family thinks we are looney?
Here are 3 tips to deal with family members who don’t understand your spirituality:
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