‘Get over it’. ‘Deal with it’. ‘Move on’. ‘Man up’. ‘Put it behind you’. The phrases could go on and on. Where do we get this pressure from? Why? We live in a world that has gotten used to covering up reality. People would rather give advise on how to hurry up and get through the … Continue reading Brokenness
What does it mean to you, to be content? Most of us answer that question by saying that we will be content when we can achieve peace. Why is it hard to have peace? Is it because we are never satisfied? What are we searching for? So often we maintain life in a somewhat “restless” … Continue reading Content
Oh, how this world hurts. There is pain and heartache everywhere. The media highlights all the tragic, horrific, astounding, and mind-boggling negative things…happening all around us. We are bombarded with all the sin that surrounds us. We can look out at the crowd and see the sadness and hurt in other people’s eyes. The reality … Continue reading Freedom
Do you ever look at other people and think “what makes them so happy?”. Do you ever feel so discouraged that you feel as if you just want to give up? Maybe you aren’t recognized for the job that you work so hard to perform…or maybe you feel as if your hard work and effort … Continue reading What makes them so happy?
A grateful heart is a careful heart. Be careful that you do not grumble unnecessarily. Take notice of your actions…making sure they are sensitive to other’s around you. Recognize that everyone is different…and we all give and receive in different ways…and not everyone is on the same spiritual level as you are. In fact, sometimes … Continue reading Grateful
Can I have my cake and eat yours too? Can I do as I please, and always get my way? Can I be who I want to be, and then be who others want me to be too? Can I be in control, have self-will, make all my own decisions, and manipulate life until I … Continue reading Less of me.