Editor’s note: Taking the idea of ‘Abundance’ further, we recognize ‘limitations and fear of scarcity’ derive directly from primitive and outdated concepts and applications of energy. Energy, in all its shapes and forms, including space and time……..is all there is, Infinite. Our relationship to money, abundance, will then change automatically. http://exploringenergyevolution.blogspot.com/
Changing our relationship to money is one of the keys to unlocking its potential to help us create the more sustainable future we know is possible. Money is a resource that many of us view as a necessity; it has become a measure of wealth, the ability to acquire resources, and an individual’s capacity to meet their needs. Though the value of money has become a pervasive part of our social and economic systems, Pachamama Alliance co-founder, Lynne Twist reminds us that we ultimately decide what value money has in our lives, for we are the entities that created money in the first place; it is not a natural resource or rule that we have no control over.
While money has very practical uses, there is a need to reevaluate our personal perceptions and connections to money, so that it may be so useful as to create as much good in the world as it can. Changing our relationship to money is one of the keys to unlocking the potential for it to help change our collective dream and create the more sustainable future we know is possible.
Our current financial systems are driven by the idea of scarcity. Pachamama Alliance co-founder, Lynne Twist, and author of Sacred Economics, Charles Eisenstein, agree that an economic system based on scarcity perpetuates a social system of greed. ……more