Category: I want

Look for the Blessing

July 16, 2014 | 7 comments

“Sometimes not getting what you want is a brilliant stroke of luck.” ~ Lorii Myers Not everything we want is best for us to receive. What we need spiritually is always a safe place to go with our wants and

Deciding What To Do

June 6, 2014 | 7 comments

Do you ever have a tough time deciding what to do? Your mind may be filled with “I want to do this, or I want to do that,” but you’re not sure that what you want is the best thing

Is it Necessary?

May 20, 2014 | 11 comments

Most of what we say and do is not essential. If you can eliminate it, you’ll have more time, and more tranquility. Ask yourself at every moment, ‘Is this necessary?’ ~ Marcus Aurelius

Claim What You Have

May 19, 2014 | 10 comments

Too many people focus on what they don’t have. “I don’t have enough money! I don’t have enough friends. My apartment is too small. My job is boring. My health is languishing. I’m overweight.” And the litany of complaints goes

Let go of "I wants"

May 15, 2013 | 3 comments

Do you live a life of “I want,” or “I have”? The person who lives the life of “I want” is always thinking about what they want and how to get it, maybe even expecting God to give it to