last day

What would you do if this were your last day on earth? It’s a profound question that encourages us to reflect deeply on our lives, priorities, and dreams. Imagine waking up with the realization that today is your final chance to make an impact, to express love, and to experience the world. How would you spend it?

What if?

Perhaps the next time you have the urge to change course and do something out of the ordinary, it is Spirit talking to you, guiding you toward the greatest decision of your life. This inner nudge is worth paying attention to. It’s something to think about.

Life often keeps us busy with routines and responsibilities. We get caught up in the daily grind, sometimes forgetting to listen to our inner voice. Yet, those moments when we feel a sudden urge to do something different can be significant. They might be subtle signs from Spirit, urging us to take a step that could lead to profound changes.

Imagine what you might do differently if you treated each day as your last. Would you spend more time with loved ones, express your gratitude more often, or pursue a long-held dream? Reflecting on this can bring clarity to what truly matters to us.

Listen to Spirit

Listening to Spirit can mean embracing spontaneity and allowing yourself to break free from the ordinary. It might be a sudden desire to visit a place you’ve never been, reach out to an old friend, or take up a new hobby. These impulses, though seemingly random, can lead to experiences that enrich your life and bring unexpected joy.

Consider the story of a woman who, on a whim, decided to attend a local art class. She had always been interested in painting but never found the time. That decision, made on a seemingly ordinary day, opened up a new world for her. She discovered a passion she didn’t know existed and found a community of like-minded individuals who became lifelong friends. This change in course, prompted by a simple urge, transformed her life in ways she never imagined.

Similarly, think about the people who decide to change careers, move to a new city, or start a business. Often, these decisions come from a deep, inner prompting. They might seem daunting at first, but listening to Spirit and following these inclinations can lead to fulfilling and meaningful lives.

Living each day as if it were your last doesn’t mean making reckless decisions. Instead, it’s about being more attuned to your inner guidance and being open to new possibilities. It’s about seizing opportunities to grow, connect, and find joy.

Stop and Listen

So, the next time you feel that inner nudge, take a moment to listen. Reflect on what it might be telling you. Consider how embracing this guidance could lead to remarkable changes. Spirit speaks to us in whispers and signs, guiding us toward our true path. Trusting this guidance can lead to the greatest decisions of your life.

In essence, treating each day as your last encourages us to live fully and authentically. It reminds us to appreciate the present moment, pursue our passions, and cherish our relationships. It’s a call to live with intention and to make choices that align with our true selves.

What would you do if this were your last day on earth? Embrace the question, listen to your inner voice, and let Spirit guide you towards a life filled with purpose and joy.


Rev. Colleen Irwin
Reverend Colleen Irwin is a Spiritual being having a human experience as a Blogger, Wife, Mother, Mentor, Healer and Public Speaker living in Rochester New York. Colleen, a Natural Born Medium, teaches, lectures and serves Spirit when called upon. She remembers speaking with Spirit as a child and learning how to share this knowledge with others has been an adventure that she captured in her book “Discovering Your Stream”. Colleen has been mentored by Reverend Jack Rudy, and ordained as a Priest in the Order of Melchizedek by the Reverend Dan Chesboro through the Sanctuary of the Beloved. When she is not doing her Spiritual work she is a volunteer docent sharing Susan B. Anthony's history to visitors of the Susan B. Anthony House in Rochester. Her trust in Spirit gave her a new title – PREVIVOR. She now uses her platform to educate others about the BRCA genetic mutation and how one can take control of their health and well-being.
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