after about a week of hearing him struggle to explain exactly what he saw, felt and experienced in a poverty ridden village off the coast of Thailand, he finally blurted out, “let’s sell everything, pack it all up, and move to Thailand,…
Like any time you need to retrain yourself to return to something that is good for your life, diet, exercise, etc…you need a plan! A multi pronged plan. Have you ever committed whole heartedly to a diet plan just ten minutes after you finished eating a huge carb laden meal that made you feel like your sides were splitting open?
The other day my husband and I literally high-fived as he was walking in the door and I was walking out. We slapped hands, caught a quick glance from one another and kept on going….A fleeting moment for us of acknowledging ‘see you when I see you, I miss you, but hey…this is us right now.’ kids have practice, mom has clients and don’t get to comfy dad cause you will not want to get back up n 15 minutes and do round two of your day. We love it, we hate it and we know life is just busy and that it is not going to change.
When I used to be smart….
One time a non-believing friend of mine caught me off guard and asked me this question, “even if Jesus parted the Red Sea, the bottom of the sea is so jagged, deep and steep people would not have been able to walk across it, so how do you explain that”? Because this friend presented the question to me out of the blue and with the intention of tripping me up……I choked!! Boo! My answer (drum roll)..... “I don’t know.”