Discouragement is always lurking its ugly head around the corner like a stalker. How many times have you been elated, on a natural high, just thinking about the positive moves you are making or will soon make? How many times have you had your plan of attack in place and then WHAM!? Out of nowhere, the sink gets clogged, your child is acting like a total ‘buttmunch”, and/or the ex calls (ironically right when you are getting to your ‘I’ve moved on’ point). It has happened to us all, but let’s try to start looking at this differently.
When life is hitting you with those sharp, closed fist punches, stand tall and give a Shout Out to Your Destiny! Sounds strange? Yeah, I know. However, there will be things that will come in an attempt to rob you of your joy, your self-motivation, your happy feelings (I really enjoy Frankie Beverly and Maze J). Nevertheless, stand tall and think about the fact that you are destined for greatness, and your greatness is only as great as you are willing to make it.
Ephesians 2:10 “For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand so that we would walk in them.” Continue reading