Some Things Are Very Hard

It’s very hard to maintain an awareness of God throughout the day.

It’s very hard to act upon opportunities to serve others.

It’s very hard to deny yourself.

It’s very hard not to be critical.

It’s very hard to not be cynical.

It’s very hard to not care what others think.

It’s very hard to say nothing, to stop talking, to hold back your opinions.

It’s very hard to see people as God sees them.

It’s very hard not to worry.

It’s very hard to trust God for everything.

It’s very hard to keep idols at bay.

It’s very hard to sit in silence.

It’s very hard to receive criticism.

It’s very hard to not justify or retaliate.

It’s very hard to see clearly.

It’s very hard to be content.

It’s very hard to forgive.

It’s very hard to not judge.

It’s very hard to accept.

It’s very hard to love.

 

It’s very hard… but not impossible. I can do all things through Christ.