You don’t always get to choose what happens to you. But you do get to choose 1.) what you focus on, and 2.) what story assign to what you’re focusing on. So focus on eternal truth. Focus on Christ and his love. Focus on people. And repeat biblical stories about yourself, about God, and about others, about your past and about your future.
You only have a limited amount of mental energy and focus. Spend it on the things that make you more like Jesus, healthier in your relationships, and closer to God.
Just follow your heart… Every time I see that phrase tweeted or represented in a pretty meme of some kind, I want to yell, “NO!… Read More »The Hard Truth About Your Heart (and Why “Follow Your Heart” is Bad Advice)