11 Oct '15, 2pm

"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work." Thomas Edison

"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work." Thomas Edison

I have a lot of dreams running around in my head. A list of things I’d like to do, or opportunities I wish would happen for me. But I’ve been realizing lately that it takes more than wishing for something to happen to make it a reality. It takes work. And a lot of time that work looks humble and small. It looks like saying “yes” to the opportunities God does offer me so I can grow and learn for the next one. The work looks like studying or writing or learning a new skill that no one else might ever see, so I can be prepared. Or it might look like time spent quietly with God, discerning His will over my agenda. Social media occasionally tricks my mind into assuming that big opportunities and answered dreams should happen overnight. I often forget when I see someone else celebrate their shining moment that it likely didn’t happen instantly, but as a result of months, or year...

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