Calming Words

I’m not feeling well (cold), my husband’s bother in law died suddenly a few days ago (heading out of town today for his memorial), Anna was in the hospital for a few days (uncontrollable nausea), I have lots to grade (adjunct professor), and I am perplexed about what to do regarding my business office (I love my office and don’t want to leave but rent is ridiculously expensive and my lease ends soon). As I focused on all of these circumstances I felt overwhelmed by a sense of hurtling through life too fast. So I said to myself, “Breathe, Karen. It’s ok. You are going to get through each of these pieces.” I relaxed a bit. When I woke up this morning, I looked at my daughter Rebekah’s facebook post and I saw these words by Lysa TerKeurst. I found this incredibly helpful for me. Maybe you will, too! 🙂

 

 

Categories: Acceptance, awareness, Boundaries, co-dependency, Emotional Healing, Forgiveness, Growth, Healing, Quotes, Recovery, Relationships | 2 Comments

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  1. Cathy Johnson

    Thankyou for your post Karen. I also love the words by Lysa, great reminder! I will be praying for you, Anna’s health, and the family grieving a loss of a loved one.
    Many hugs❤️ Cathy

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