Posts Tagged“life”

Like life, you start out each play never knowing if you’ll get through the level with one take or if you’ll need several stabs at it. What you do know is strategy. And even then, it’s kinda complicated. The wise ones know that when the game doesn’t seem to be in their favor despite many tries, the best thing to do is to take a deep breathe, step away from the device for a moment and find something to do. Go give your cat a massage, get your tires rotated, or bake buy your favorite cake or whatever.

YOLO! Like the kids say. Indeed you only live once, unless of course, someone has lied to you and told you you’re a cat in which case you have nine lives. When I see photos of seniors in their 100’s I can only imagine what they looked like say, eighty years ago. Then I juxtapose that image with what I think Noah looked like at age 950 when he died, and I can’t help but yelp. Seriously, I gotta hand it to the old testament folks and their livers that made it through all those years. I wonder what makes…

I remind myself that every solitary challenge that has the capability to make me anxious or depressed has an expiration date. It expires when either of the two things happen  (1) The problem is resolved somehow—no matter how long it takes or whatever fashion it chooses to arrive (2) God takes me away from this earth, thus rendering the problem non-existent since as a celestial being, all that earthly drama ceases to be my cup of tea. Either way, something will give. That’s just life.  So enjoy every bit of it.

If you have a mental illness or you’ve been struggling with thoughts of taking your life. Say this prayer: Father, I come to you today to ask for help regarding the suicidal thoughts i have been experiencing. Please help me to see the light at the end of the tunnel. Take away the anguish and pain and bring an end to this suffering. I want to have joy. I want to have peace. I want to enjoy my life. Please help me to reject thoughts of suicide when they sprout in my mind. Thank you for hearing me. Amen. Read:…