As a little girl, I recall my dad telling me a story about his first job. He shared how, as a youngster, he would go to the bowling alley everyday to work. Back then the bowling pins were reset by hand, (my dad is now in his 80’s). He would remain behind the alleys, as each bowler would strike the pins, his job was to reset them. He would run from alley to alley doing this all night long. WOW! Can you imagine? Thankfully, by the time I discovered bowling, technology had progressed and the RESET BUTTON was invented. The button was magical. If things didn’t align just right…RESET and move on! There is power in the RESET… in bowling, and in LIFE.
Whether you realize it or not, you have an internal RESET SYSTEM hardwired into the core of your being! It is hardwired in your mind. Everyday we have choices. Whether we are aware of it or not, the thoughts we entertain, and often meditate on, we do so by choice! If we see ourselves as a failure, unworthy, unlovable, or incapable, we do so by choice. Or we can think upon things which are uplifting and powerful (Philippians 4:8). At any time, you have the power to hit reset. You and I can reset our thoughts whenever we decide and as often as we need to.
Negative self talk equates to thoughts which are misaligned and need to be RESET. Continue Reading