Posts by Joe Holmes

Joe lives on the south coast of the UK where he searches for meaning between the "meaningless," sharing his spiritual journey as it unfolds on his blog intentionallivingjournal.com. He learns about life through reading, lifting weights, and playing heavy metal guitar. He doesn't write from a place of having "made it." He’s learned many useful lessons but is still learning and figuring things out. So his offering is for people to read his blog and see how it evolves.

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Pain is Not Purposeless: How to See the Meaning

“Life will give you whatever experience is most helpful for the evolution of your consciousness. How do you know this is the experience you need? Because this is the experience you are having at the moment.” ~Eckhart Tolle

Have you ever felt a general dissatisfaction with where you are in life? Ever felt like you can do something better than what you’re doing, but you’re not sure exactly what or how?

I have. In fact, I still feel this way, although I am slowly working my way toward creating a more purposeful life for myself. This can feel distressing. Painful. …