I sit on my dad’s bed in extended care. “I’m here, Dad.” Tears well up in my eyes. Will he remember that I came? Will he know I still love him? Will his muddled mind allow his heart to understand?
“Sorry, I’m busy!”
How often do we say those three words? If you’re like me, too often.
In our society, being busy is often seen as a badge of honour.
Busyness is associated with success. And we all want to be successful, right?
The way I read my Bible, God doesn’t call us to be busy; He calls us to be faithful, to serve others to bring praise to God.
Do you feel like a failure? Your house isn’t clean enough. You’re not skinny enough. Your child acts out in public. You failed the test. You drive an old car. […]
By Ruth L. Snyder This is a busy season for all of us. Christmas in North America usually includes: Sending cards Buying gifts Baking cookies (see one of my […]