25 Apr '17, 4pm
The Path from Striving to Serving - a #holyhustle guest post by @mckdbooks
I’ve discovered one secret to moving from striving to serving. The only problem is, I’m not naturally good at it. My family is well aware that I am not very observant. When my husband and I were first married, we lived in a duplex that had a short walkway with small patches of dirt on either side leading up to the front door. One day as I was coming in from work, I noticed some plants with little blue flowers on them. I walked inside and exclaimed “Oh honey! Thank you for the little blue flowers out front today! They are so pretty!” My husband gave me a quizzical look and said, “Dear, those little blue flowers have been there for over a month.” For more than 30 days, I walked right past those plants without even noticing them. In the hustle and bustle of everyday life, my mind was too consumed with making it through that door and all the tasks waiting on the other side. I ...