“Be still and know that I am God.” (Psalm 46:10a)
Now that is a great idea. Why is peaceful meditation and individual worship so hard for me?
For instance, as I visited several blogs over the holidays, I envied women who reported sitting on the sofa all day in their PJs, eating goodies, enjoying their kids, reading or watching movies. I marveled at their ability to let go of the “ought to’s” and “should’s.” My thoughts say, “Sure, you can take the day off from laundry, but is the price you’ll pay tomorrow worth it?” And so off I go.
My life totally has room for this kind of relaxation, but my brain doesn’t ...