Part Two of my guest post for KHC Women. Of my “duh” moment about focusing on the past.
Almost immediately, I got side-swiped with regrets over the things that had disappointed me. I started comparing. I started wondering why the Lord hadn’t had ME do this or that ministry. Why hadn’t he given ME the life that looked so glamorous on someone else?
I stacked up these thoughts of missed opportunities like a Wall of Woes and festooned the top with the thought that now I’m old enough that some of those ships have sailed without me.
I sat in solitude time in my room Saturday morning and wailed to myself, “Why did that happen? Why didn’t I jump on board of at least one of those ships before they sailed?” There was always a…
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