Imagine your spirit floating out of your body and looking down at yourself. All your emotions are left behind and only the rational thinking part of you is observing your life and scenes as they pass by.
This is not an easy thing to just sit and imagine. Our natural tendency is to navigate through life-solving current problems with the chatter of our fictitious thoughts and the pull of our emotions with little time for reflection.
Classic Christmas Movies That Demonstrate Self-Improvement
We frequently discover our made-up thoughts and illusions lead to disappointments. It would be much easier if we had the same experience of Ebenezer Scrooge with the spirits or George Bailey with a guardian angel. Their supernatural interventions forced them to observe their past actions and feel accountable for what choices they made next.