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Musings: The "G" Word

I used to be "one of those Pagans".  You know the ones:  Any mention of the "G word", and they bristle, get on their soapbox, or withdraw.  "It's not a monotheistic world," they cry out!  "There's more than one religion!  Why does one religion get to dominate everything!"  ...And so on. Yes.  That used to be me, too.  Then, I got a little older and a lot wiser, and I decided to work on deepening my relationship with the Creator.  As I have walked my Path, the words have become less and less important to me.  Now, I look at intent.  Instead of stiffening up or bristling or hurrying my pace when someone says, "God bless you" or "May I pray for you" or anything of that nature, I drop into my Heart center, and I open to the message behind the words, and you know what? It feels good!  I have learned, in letting down my defenses, that most people are good and have only good intentions.   Most people simply yearn to connec…