Spirituality 101: Resentment is probably one of the greatest blocks to a feeling of gratitude, and it is a feeling within our control. Resentment is a gnawing, destructive feeling, that generally emanates from the sense that we’ve been wronged and the other person doesn’t acknowledge it. It's like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else – You are the one who gets burned. On the other hand:
In the words of Melodie Beattie:
Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos into order, confusion into clarity.... It turns problems into gifts, failures into success, the unexpected into perfect timing, and mistakes into important events. Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today and creates a vision for tomorrow.
Join Jewels as she explores this topic with Duchess as her co-host. She believes this to be a much needed topic for the upcoming holiday season...and of course to bring in the NewYear.