“Surrender doesn’t mean giving up. It means knowing when you have done enough and it’s time to let God and let go” ~ Lorraine Cohen
I had a light-bulb moment. I don’t know how to surrender and turn it over. How can I stand in unshakeable courage, faith and trust that I will be taken care of if I can’t let go?
Time for another prayer asking to be shown how to surrender.
“Lorraine, your mammogram showed a teeny bit of cancer returning.”
So, taking a breath and stepping back into gratitude, I was shown that I was still holding onto guilt and anger towards myself.
I was guided to suspend taking any medical actions or further testing for three months while I focused on my inner healing with all of my gifts and resources.
Standing in faith and trust with a medical diagnosis like cancer and not doing what you are supposed to do was very uncomfortable. I vacillated between peace and trust in what I was doing and feeling irresponsible for my health. The idea of getting cut again was upsetting.
So, I requested a follow-up mammogram to see if anything had changed and I was open to go through with a second surgery if needed.
Guess what happened?
The cancer cells they saw three months earlier were gone. A six-month follow-up was recommended.
Are you still with me dear reader?
We are living in incredible times. Awakening to who you really are is the journey home to reunite with your true self and Divinity.
Health issues, money problems, relationships falling apart, spiritual crises, all provide opportunities to encounter yourself at a deeper level as veils of illusion and pain fall away.
The path to freedom can be one of Grace and ease or one of pain and suffering. How much you surrender and embrace or struggle and fight will determine how easy or hard your journey will be. There were many times when I felt like I was walking through fire to clear and cleanse both myself and the world of pain.
You chose to be part of ushering in a new age and helping to reshape a new world. To do that, you must let go of…
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Rev. Lorraine Cohen (United States) is internationally recognized for one heart coaching, inner grace healing and higher light channeling. A fierce advocate for her clients’ transformation, she uses her spiritual, intuitive, and healing gifts to support women to dive deeply into self–love, transmute emotional wounds and strengthen their personal connection to God to create a bold, abundant, and meaningful life. She is an international best-selling co-author, Unwavering Strength, Vol. 2 and writes for BellaMia Magazine. www.lorrainecohen.com