Life can often be complicated. There always seems to be more tasks on the To-Do-List then hours in the day to accomplish them. Regardless of the best laid out plans, life happens and setbacks occur. It is in these moments when circumstance transition from ‘I got this’….To… ‘Out of control’. When this happens you have seconds to respond before you find yourself spiraling in a direction you do not care to travel. Your response will determine your ability to maintain stability and maintain your course.
There was a season in my life when I did not understand what I am about to share with you. Frustration kept me blinded from seeing the purpose God was laying out before me. All I could see was the distractions, all I could feel was the anxiety, and soon I was fighting so hard against all the resistance, I was wearing myself out. Life without the proper skill-set to deal with frustration can become an avalanche of destruction. After being” sick and tired” of “being sick and tired” of circumstances controlling my life, I learned a valuable lesson from the Holy Spirit. I learned how to BE STILL and TRUST GOD. Not an easy task for someone who is a high achiever. Being still did not come easy for me to learn. Now, it has become my life-line. I want to extend that life line to you today.
Frustration, if not mastered, can be detrimental to uncovering purpose in your everyday life. Continue Reading