Do you struggle with being dissatisfied? Are you easily disappointed with what you have (and don’t have) and where you are in life because your expectations don’t match your reality? At times I am, and I hate it. I hate it because I know better, because I want to think and act better. Wrestling with God about this one morning, I believe He spoke some profound words: “Make yourself nothing and ... View Post
Way #12 – Grateful or Grumbling?
I do not want to be a grumbler, but sometimes I am. I easily see the positive side of other people’s circumstances. But some days I find myself less than thankful in mine. Interestingly, it’s not the “big” things in which I struggle. It’s in the petty ones: the times I don’t get my way, or face things I don’t want to do. When I consider what grumbling truly is, I realize just how ugly it is. ... View Post