While there’s no harm in playing pretend, there is harm in hiding behind emotional armor in real life. We pick up this armor when we are hurt and are worried about being hurt again…
May I humbly make a few suggestions that will improve your experience with exercise, starting with “shop around.”
Over the years as I have yearned for direction, strength or comfort, I’ve learned of the treasure that lies in the pages of the scriptures. I have grown to love the peaceful feeling that comes over me as I God’s word,
By 2015 I had lost and gained the “baby weight” 5 times already. I was fit but miserable. I had grown up as the “chubby kid” and I felt desperate to not be that way as a mom.
My first thought was to call her in and have her fix the broken frame again, except this time I would show her how to do it better. But then I stopped myself in that thought and decided to leave it as-is, as a reminder.
I don’t know why some of us seem to be measured out more struggle and trials than others. I don’t know why life seems so cruel and unfair to some while appearing to rain floodwaters of blessings on others…But, I do know that He loves us.
This past calendar year has given most of us more time together as a family. We’ve likely all discovered some strengths and noticed a few weaknesses. Making changes in our family requires courage and starts with one simple step. Join me for today’s conversation about moving forward with our weaknesses.