Commentary

April 26, 2013

Chaplain thoughts

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“Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be strong. Do not pray for tasks equal to your powers, pray for powers equal to your task.”

~ Phillips Brooks

Where do you set “the bar” for yourself in life? Do you put your standards and goals within easy reach? Or do you put them just a little ahead of yourself, so you are always striving to do better – that’s a better answer. When life gets difficult, we often ask God to change our circumstances, as in make them easier. Instead, we would probably be better off in praying for God to change us.

Blessings from Above …

 




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