I’m such an idiot. Why do I always screw up?
I can’t take it anymore.
I’m so exhausted, I’ll never be able to finish.
Why can’t I ever get a break?
I might as well accept that I’ll always be this way.
I can’t help worrying—I’ve got so many problems.
Do you catch yourself muttering or thinking these types of destructive words?
I consider myself a fairly positive, upbeat person. And yet, when I started writing this piece this morning, I decided to pay close attention to my thoughts and words before publishing the post. Guess what? Over the next several hours, I caught myself several times. Okay, actually more like a dozen times, speaking or thinking things that had the potential to wreck my outlook, steal my joy, and poison my ability to listen to God’s voice while I go about my day.Continue reading