Have you ever received a timely message that stopped you in your tracks? I got a text yesterday from my friend Libba that was like a punch in the gut and a warm hug, all at once. It was an image that I’d apparently shared years earlier. Which made me laugh. It was a reminder that if we’ve been reading, praying, earnestly seeking to grow, oftentimes the wisdom we need is already inside us. We may just need a reminder.
Or we may simply need to be still long enough to hear the whisper.
The text was an image with this quote:
“I believe that we are who we choose to be.
Nobody is going to come and save you.
You’ve got to save yourself.
Nobody is going to give you anything.
You’ve got to go out and fight for it.
Nobody knows what you want except you, and nobody will be as sorry as you if you …