I wrote this note 2.5 years ago, and stumbled on it again today; this is my prayer today and always. • • During a much needed prayer walk this afternoon, I was reminded of John 3:30, "He must increase, but I must decrease." After a bit, my mind wandered on to reflect more specifically about … Continue reading More and Less
I used to think that praying for myself was selfish because I didn’t want to put my desires in the spotlight. I would often ignore praying for myself altogether, but when I would pray for myself, I’d feel guilty about it. Then I started to wonder: Am I missing something? There are multiple accounts of … Continue reading Is Praying for Yourself Selfish?
I used to be type A. Needed all my ducks in a row—and quacking in unison, only on command. Then I had to ask myself: Is this a personality quirk... or am I taking things too far? At what point does my desire for order and precision become an idol? If asked to take my … Continue reading Type A