Get perspective!

Wisdomforlife

Have you ever lost perspective on life?  It’s easy to begin to see things the wrong way.

There are many examples in Scripture of godly people who lost perspective about God and life. Servants of God like Job (Job 3:10-13,16); Moses (Numbers 11:13-15); Elijah (I Kings 19:1-4), and Jonah (Jonah 4:1-10), all lost perspective so badly that they wanted to die.

Perspective (or how we choose to see things) can make a big difference in the quality of life.  We can’t always choose our circumstances, but we can usually choose our perspectives toward them.

Some life-controlling perspectives

1. Discouragement

Maybe you’re discouraged. Life has been hard and you’re having trouble seeing through your difficulties. Discouragement, at a deeper level, is a loss of perspective.

2. Negativity

Do you expect the worse to happen? Do you tend to see the dark side…

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One Response to Get perspective!

  1. lesleyauthor says:

    Hi Steve,

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