What can we do?

Great post here with some good stuff to think about…

The Better Thing

Every day our lives are filled with tragedy. Death, heartbreak and catastrophe dominate the media and too often get much closer. What can we do? I see three general options:

  1. Ignore what’s going on unless that proves to be impossible.
  2. Rant, rave and demand others do something.
  3. Engage, get involved and make a difference ourselves.

Option one is the path most chosen. The day to day busyness of our lives has a way of making this seem like the only option. Combining our hectic lives with the overwhelming volume of bad news makes it easy to think there’s nothing we can do.

Option two is smoke and mirrors. If I can make enough noise, maybe no one will notice things are only getting worse and I can put the blame on others. The distressing aspects of this option are; it’s primarily focused on the past and few hearts get changed.

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2 thoughts on “What can we do?”

    1. Sorry—Ill just post it here in case it resonates with other readers. Thanks again, Jasmine
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      Thanks for sharing this. Love is Totally being missed sooo often. May God continue to show us How darn big His Heart is and what that entails…becoming a parent you get a strong taste, but I’ve seen even parents excommnicate their kids because of life choices they make. We are losing our minds/hearts…and the world sees it…..it was the one thing that Jesus said would show Him to the world–the one thing they could believe. Because Love is the one thing that you really can see without “seeing.” Greetings from Holland, thanks again,
      Jasmine

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