This song by All Sons and Daughters has been a source of strength and peace for me when I feel overwhelmed.
“Action is the foundational key to all success.
Risk. The possibility that something unpleasant or unwelcome will happen.
There are so many things in life that could produce an unpleasant or unwelcome result.
For what you ask? For anything.
For opportunities. For change. For the curve balls life throws. For something God brings your way.
sur-face [sur-fis] noun
the outer face, outside, or exterior boundary of a thing;
outermost or uppermost layer or area.
I don’t do surface very well.
I know, I know. There are countless tests out there – and I think I’ve taken all of them throughout my lifetime.
perspective (pəˈspɛktɪv) — n
1. a way of regarding situations, facts, etc, and judging their relative importance
1. ( often foll by to ) to adjust (someone or something, esp oneself) to different conditions, a new environment, etc
You are worth more than gold.
You are worth more than any precious stone.
You are worth dying for.
You are worthy of love.
You are worthy of grace.
You are worthy of respect.
Growing up with parents who were mental heath professionals (aside from spending my life on the proverbial couch) I did learn a thing or two about communication and how we should respond.