You see, the second we start to look at the "inevitable" as "what's meant to be" our stress slowly starts to melt away. Because when it comes down to it, we can't control what's going to happen. We can only control how we react to it, and that's the most important part. Why? Because it ultimately sets the tone for how we conduct ourselves as a person.. a wife.. a mom... an employee. When you let these "inevitable things" get to you, they will. And, they will ruin you! It's a never-ending cycle really because these things will continue to happen.
Ok, so if you haven't had the chance to read my first blog about finding peace within yourself, take a look at it here! Some of the points I will hit on today will make a little more sense if you read "Part 1" first. Again, if you want to listen to Jimmy Evans's entire [...]
If you don’t feel at peace keep praying! Fear is expecting the Devil to move. Peace is expecting God to move.
Stop worrying about what Facebook supermom is doing and DO YOU! Let her clean the house from top to bottom each week. Let her feed the kids a home cooked meal 3 times a day. Let her dress herself + her kids in perfectly matching outfits with a bow a top. That's what works FOR HER and NOT YOU! And, you know what?! That's ok! Your to-do list doesn't have to mimic hers — and it shouldn't because YOU are not HER.
We're all in the same boat here. Working each day to steer our "crazy" on the right path... a path of compassion and love for those journeying through life alongside us.