"How was I so stupid to think that they'd want to waste time with me? What's great about me?"
If we are being honest with ourselves, we can get down to the meat and bones of our relationships and determine who we are not willing to lose.
The Bible speaks of the wife being a helpmate and a blessing, and "a good thing." Security and grace must naturally follow being a wife in and of itself, right? My immediate response was so natural, and so honest, that I wanted to share that with y'all here.
I have been a bit absent, as of late. Well, it's because I had received an invitation. It was an invitation that any blogger/writer/copywriter loves to receive, and it is to put their skills to good use and earn a regular income. As y'all may know, I have a full-time job working for a bank, … Continue reading An Open Apology to my Readers and Myself
At some point, you thought your life had turned into “Song of Solomon,” and you re-interpreted the verse, “I have found the one whom my soul loves.”
We have a selfish tendency to believe that we are so easy to talk to and everyone feels comfortable talking to us, therefore, we must know it all. Even further, we believe that we understand things that we don’t. With clients, we are reminded not to use the phrase, “I understand how you feel,” because we don’t truly. Even if we did, it doesn’t make anyone feel better when they are upset.
“I have felt judged, but then I look at the sweet faces of my children and it doesn’t matter what anyone else thinks.”