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Joys of the healing journey: Stay in today


Stay in today - Matthew 6:34
I’m going through a healing journey and I am hopeful because I know that God will not let go of my hand. My writings this month will focus on lessons I learn on this unexpected journey.

Matthew 6: 34  So do not worry about tomorrow; it will have enough worries of its own. There is no need to add to the troubles each day brings.

Most of us have the tendency to plan ahead, but during a life crisis it’s almost impossible to do. I've found myself agonizing about what I need to do and then I realize that I can’t do it all right now. 

I cannot allow that familiar stress to overtake my heart right now. I have to concentrate on me and that’s just what I am doing today.

The Lord was serious when he said that tomorrow will have its own troubles. Deal with that you need to keep yourself motivated and open to healing today. Tomorrow will arrive and you will deal with it when you arrive there. Meanwhile, empower yourself with what can be done now.

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