"Do you see it yet? Many times when you are in crisis, you feel as if all your hopes and dreams are gone. Like the wife of Phinehas, everything in you simply wants to quit. Some of you have even been tempted to curse the precious new thing God is doing in your life. If this is where you are today, this is no time for you to give into despair."
mindfulmft | What does it even mean to be "ready for something." Ready for a relationship? Ready for marriage? Ready for kids? Or to finally move...start that business...start working out and eating well...getting up earlier? Maybe "I'm ready" just means "I'm willing to make a change"...or "I want to overcome my fears." When we're "not ready" doesn't that just mean there is a part (or many) of us that is fear based? Scared of something...failure embarrassment the unknown??? I think that when…
Courage to let go by Iyanla Vanzant "It takes a lot more courage to let something go than it does to hang on to it, trying to make it better. Letting go doesn't mean ignoring a situation. Letting go means accepting what is, exactly as it is, without fear, resistance, or a struggle for control."
"Love is what we are born with. Fear is what we learn. The spiritual journey is the unlearning of fear and prejudices and the acceptance of love back in our hearts. Love is the essential reality and our purpose on earth. To be consciously aware of it, to experience love in ourselves and others, is the meaning of life. Meaning does not lie in things. Meaning lies in us." ~ Marianne Williamson ..*