Tag: blessing

When the gain from prayer is what you lose

February 18, 2019 | 18 comments

Once a man was asked, “What did you gain by regularly praying to God?” The man replied, “Nothing…but let me tell you what I lost: anger, ego, greed, depression, insecurity, and fear of death.” Sometimes, the answer to our prayers

See adjustment, rather than turmoil

June 18, 2018 | 15 comments

A businessman lamented that he had lost several important clients, and that he feared not having enough income to pay his bills. I told him to not see the departing clients as loss, but as adjustment. I reminded him that