The title of the article captured me: The Opposite of Addiction is Connection... What an interesting thought. I haven't had time to read the article, but I intend to. Especially now, following the events of Sunday night. Just as hate cannot coexist with love. And after an event like this, we can't help but wonder, where was … Continue reading Where was Love?
I've read several articles about "functional" anxiety and depression...though, by definition, anxiety and depression impair functioning... However, in today's world, we recognize we still have to somehow live our lives... When people picture anxiety and depression, they often imagine the extremes. We picture that commercial where depression is the robe that never leaves us. Or we … Continue reading A Rose by Any Other Name…
In the field I work in, it is estimated that up to 67% of us experience high levels of burnout...something we can experience at any time in our careers, not just the later years. Combine my drive with perfection and my world-view that tells me to put everyone else above myself: I am a prime … Continue reading It’s a Process
WE ARE NOT MEANT TO DO THIS ALL ALONE...
So, what's this all about? Purpose.
My heart is left broken and bare; so, tonight, I have a new poem to share...
But, here's the thing - we don't have to know the whole story if God is moving us to action. Our only responsibility is to act.
You ever care so much for someone that you would take all their pain? But, we can't...it's not possible.
"And, then, I remember & embrace that I am deeply loved by the One who also deeply loves those He called me to serve."
Imagine if we spent as much time praying as we do worrying. As much time in His presence as we do on our earthly "entertainment". As much time on the things of Heaven as we do the things of this world.