Are you hesitant to pray for specifics? It’s a little scary. After all, it’s a lot harder than praying, “Bless him, Bless her”, isn’t it? Besides, how will you know your prayers are answered?
Sometimes little things remind us how much God loves us. This little bird does it for me.
Why do we always think we need to have a reason for the difficulties that come our way?
Why do we even think there is one in the first place?
I am not a proponent for “Everything happens for a reason.” If that were so, then we’d all be at peace about every difficult thing that came our way because would KNOW the reason.
Instead, it’s my philosophy that we should be more concerned about the “Who”, rather than the “Why”.
The “Who” is God. He is the one we should be moving towards. He is the one that offers solace, peace, and refuge.
“Reason” doesn’t. “Reason” only diverts our attention.
Have you ever heard of meta-emotions?
They are kind of like an add-on you place on the original emotion.
Like being afraid of fear.
It’s real and it complicates mood disorders. It’s something it pays to know about.
Have you ever asked yourself, “What is a “good” person?” Have you tried to define it?
I never had until I ran into someone who after she told me something about herself stated, “But I’m a good person.”…….Read on