Most days when I come home, one of the first things I do is take off my shoes and place them neatly side-by side in a designated spot on the porch. However, there are days when I come home and just kick off my shoes and sit back for a minute or two before moving on to the next thing. Today was one of those days.
I looked over at my shoes – awkwardly lying there.
Reminded me of the times (like today!) when my mind is full and the thoughts are scattered – seems they cannot even be threaded together to form one single complete thought!
Lent is a perfect opportunity to re-fresh and re-new one’s mind and spirit. Take intentional time to breathe, to pray, and to read scripture. I am reading 40 Psalms during the 40 days of Lent. Today I read Psalm 121, with a focus on verses 1-2 and 7-8. The Lord will keep you from all harm…