The Gift Of Love

It is not our place to know why we experience what we do other than to know that, beyond all other reasons, God loves us.  This may seem overly simplistic.  It may not even feel true at all times. Perhaps we do not believe this at all.  None of these things make it any less…

Changing Beliefs

Time and energy spent trying to change other people’s beliefs is often time and energy wasted.  Beliefs are very personal.  They run deep within our identities. They inform who we are and how we see and interact with the world.  They are not easily changed.  This is especially true when our beliefs are met head…

Action Over Knowledge

What we know cannot save us from who we are.  Knowledge by itself is not enough to change us.  We must take positive action in the direction of the change we seek.  Hoping that change will occur through understanding or desire alone is a fantasy. Our actions prove our sincerity and affirm our decision. 

Let It Breathe

We are not meant to understand all that we experience.  We can’t.  All that happens to us and around us is simply too much for us to perceive, process, and manage with our finite minds and emotions.  We will go crazy trying to figure it all out.  It will overwhelm us, causing us undue confusion…