Let The Heavy Things Go

Let the haters go. They are too heavy to carry very far at all.

Let the abusers go. They will only teach you to drown yourself.

Let the bitterness go. It is an invisible weight that suffocates joy.

Let the comparisons and the jealousies go. They only rob you of the delight found in living an abundant life.

Let the self-seeking go, the half-hearted attempts at following Jesus, the you-can-have-everything-but-this. They are flashy, modern identities created to keep you just beyond the beauty of total surrender.

Let the wasted time go. The regrets. Put wisdom in their places.

And let the pride go. Because in the end, pride is what keeps us holding on in the first place.

One Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: