It is so hard to wait, it means putting your life on hold for an amount of time that eventually can make you feel like you are going to go crazy. In the process of waiting processing happens. Joy seeps in and growth happens.
Life giving joy is really what will keep us going in times that we feel there is no way. Family, friends and faith help to keep us in balance with what the world shoves in our faces. Joy is the strength we need
Our hands should extend to others around us, to making memories, and loving life. They don’t always need to have a phone or some other device in them connecting us to the outside world. We need more time disconnected from outside to work more on inside.
A whole new world of adventures, of sorrows, of times when your faith will be tested. By embracing what will come you will be tested and growth will come. This growth will bring strength, it will test, but it will be worth it.
Mud Bath Anyone? Sometimes you do things that are fun, sometimes you do things that get you out of your comfort zone so that you draw our kids out to do them with you. Family time is important, and when it can be fun and messy, why not?
Joy Comes even when you feel like you have lost it. The world, life, family, work, negative words can all steal joy, but only for a little bit. Joy comes in the moments, in the self worth, in the knowledge of who you are in Christ
The Beauty of Life, it’s all around us. It’s in the moments shared with your teen. It’s in the tears shared with a friend. I want to see that beauty more than the ugly of life, so I need to be in the moment, looking for the beauty
I Can’t, I’m Just Too Busy. This is said so much that it’s hard to believe. When what you view as important is prioritize in the right way the quality of your busy-ness increases.