when i need to press pause

it’s no secret that i’ve struggled with taking life slow lately, especially as i continue with this transition out of full-time missions and resuming “normal” life here at home. most days seem just too…much. i can’t fit it all in.

and you know what? i’m tired of trying.

i’m taking on too much, spreading myself too thin, and my weariness is a direct result of all my striving, to do + accomplish + succeed.

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[slow]

life feels much too hurried these days. there’s meetings and appointments, deadlines, an actual schedule. i have to set an alarm, and the moment it begins to beep, my eyes fly open and i hit the ground running.

typically i do well with busy; i think it’s because i equate it with productivity. but in this season, busy is not my friend. it wears me out, wears me down. days and then … Read the rest