When activity becomes achievement…

This is a story I have used previously and I like to use it to remind me that life is a struggle and sometimes we have to rely on the knowledge and confidence others have in us to help us do things we never thought we could do. We don’t always see what they see because we get so busy in the world we forget to look within or we don’t take the time. We just robotically process information and do the things that keep us in our comfort zone. It’s working; it’s not broke, so why do we need to think about a fix. “Come to the edge,” He said. “No,” was the reply. “Come closer, see what I see,” He said. “No, I am afraid I will fall, I can stay here and see,” was the reply. “Don’t be afraid, I am here with you, come to edge,” he beckoned. I went to the edge, trusting Him to...
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Purpose

Good Morning, Do you ever wonder about your purpose? I do. I ponder this much of the time, because some days I really struggle with what I am here to do, outside of being a husband, father, and friend and let us not forget, worker bee. Somehow, it just doesn’t seem as though I am making any progress toward something, anything, not sure what, but there are days it appears I stood still, in one place, without forward or reverse movement. I know for a fact I wasn’t still or in one place any of the time but at the end of the day what I accomplished isn’t as clear to me as it should be. Maybe I am over thinking this issue, just maybe. I understand that as a believer, I am not here for my own purpose at all; I am here for His purpose, for Him to guide and direct my life, for Him to show me the...
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