Not like that… You may be saying, “I can change.” I hate to say this, but you can’t. Every New Year, you may make a list of resolutions, and by the end of January, that list will be in the dumpster. Why? Because you can’t change with all that stuff that isn’t yours;
The truth is if you are honest about it, sometimes you feel like your life is out of control. That’s a pretty common feeling. Welcome to the human race!
The apostle Paul felt that way over 2,000 years ago. He says this in the Bible: “I’ve tried everything and nothing helps. I’m at the end of my rope. Is there no one who can do anything for me?”
Isn’t that the real question?
You may be looking for that one thing that’s going to give you fulfillment and meaning and peace in life. But if you’re looking outward, then you’re looking in all the wrong places, and that’s why you’re frustrated.
Some of us think that if we could just get married, or get a certain job or a promotion, or attain a certain level of wealth, or have a baby — or if our babies would grow up and graduate! — things would be great. A lot of people are looking for salvation in a self-help book, therapy, a fad, a diet, or a vacation.
If you’re doing that, you’re looking in the wrong places.
The answer is not in your circumstances. It’s not in a place or a program or a pill. The answer is – You were made by Life for Life, and until you understand that, until you understand that you are here to contribute for the benefit of all beings, by simply being AUTHENTIC, life is never going to make sense.