It's long. But please take the time to read it. It's worth it!
I was blessed by this post, so I decided to share:
A Psychologist walked
around a room while
teaching Stress Management to an
As she raised a
glass of water, everyone expected they’d be asked
“Half empty or Half full” question.
Instead, with a
smile on her face, she
“How heavy is this glass of water?”
Answers called out ranged from 8 oz. to 20 oz.
“The absolute weight doesn’t matter.
It depends on how long I hold it.
If I hold it for a
it’s not a problem.
If I hold it for an hour,
I’ll have an ache in my arm.
If I hold it for a day,
my arm will feel numb and paralyzed.
In each case,
the weight of the glass
The longer I hold it,
the heavier it becomes.
"The Stresses and Worries in Life , are like that Glass of Water…
Think about them for
a while and nothing
Think about them
a bit longer and they begin to hurt.
If you think
about them all day long,
you will feel paralysed –
incapable of doing
Phil 4:6 do not be anxious about anything but in every situation by prayer and petition with thanksgiving present your requests to God
Remember to put the glass down and pray. You have a loving father who loves you. And after Prayer please do not pick the glass up. Leave it at the feet of Jesus. He is more than able, nothing is impossible for Him to do.
Do not let anything or anyone steal your joy…nothing’s worth it..