I am a
35 year old wife and mother of three who is not given to fanaticism.
I am even a little skeptical about these things. I am of the
Lutheran persuasion and have been raised in a fairly conservative
I had to write you about a dream I had many years ago. The
dream was and still is very clear in my mind. I remember feeling
very peaceful and calm after having experienced it, and to
this day I am comforted by its message.
in an undistinguishable place, full of light, and feeling
very ambivalent about the prospect of being born. In fact,
I was downright scared, not just of the birth process but
of life on earth. Standing before me was a group of people
dressed in white. A woman who looked to be middle-aged, with
short brown hair, "spoke" to me. She told me calmly
not to be afraid, that my spirit would be all right. She explained
that my future physical body was merely a temporary place,
and that the true me would be inside that body.
explain exactly how she conveyed this message. I just knew
it to be true, and I immediately felt better after having
"heard" it. I felt as if these people, or beings,
would be with me. In the dream, I was a witness to someone
being stabbed with a rather long sword or spear of some kind.
But it became clear that, in spite of the physical injury,
the person being attacked was ultimately not harmed in any
believe that this was a real experience. It came to me at
a very difficult time of my life.
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