The job is too hard, the problem too complex, the bill too large… Maybe you wonder if you have enough time or talent to complete your work and make an impact. Wouldn’t it be great to silence the “not enough” voices in your head?
Distractions often keep us from focusing on God. Our minds wander. We wonder why our relationship with God feels distant.In addition to busy schedules and heavy work loads, distractions come in many forms. Some distractions are external to our environment and lifestyle. Others are internal, rooted in our thinking and emotions. Find practical tips for staying focused in your Bible reading as well as encouragement to trust God to develop your spiritual concentration.
In this moment I have a choice: I tackle the project on my own or trust God will work with me in the challenge. Today I’m choosing life. Our days offer more choices than we can count. The most important choices we make bring us into relationship with God.
The morning my daughter was set to leave for Australia, I woke with a heavy heart. That one-way ticket, the reality of saying goodbye pressed hard against the joyful knowledge that she is following God’s lead.I will open my hands to hold onto God rather than cling to what I cannot keep. In a way, this is hoarding the past and today is a time for something new.