I hope that you woke this morning with joy in your heart and are eager to greet this new week. Maybe you are celebrating a birthday or planning to meet friends for dinner. Perhaps, you are starting a new job or purchasing your first home. Wowwie! Great!!!
However, I want to ask you a serious question. Can you greet this new week with peace if you are short of cash; no money for groceries or the electric bill? If your spouse asked for a divorce? If your friend has betrayed you? You mights be manifesting fear, anger, sadness, and so much anxiety your hands are shaking. I get it! Life can really throw some tough punches. But, my friend, you can still walk in peace. Whatever you might be facing, you can do it through Christ. He is the answer. He has the answer. Your self talk is important. Read my little insert. Read it again. And again. This affirmation is your new mantra. Like the little engine, start with “I think I can. I think I can.” Say, I can lose weight. I can forgive. I can let go. I can lose weight.” Say: