Category: Fatal Distractions

Greed: I WANT MORE!!

  Greedy. The word just sounds gross. When greed is mentioned, images that pop into my head are people like Mr. Potter, from Its a Wonderful Life, kicking poor families out of their homes and laughing at George Bailey’s misfortune. Another image could be a mafia boss who viciously murders to “keep da money in more »

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Fatal Distractions: Jealousy

  Jealousy or Envy. We have all felt its heavy bondage at some point. We also know how much chaos it rains down on our lives. It starts with one small seed planted in our hearts, its toxins then release into our thoughts and grows from there into our conversations. Then it happens. We realize more »

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Fatal Distractions: Quickly Tempered

  Often times when I think about anger it is because someone has been angry towards me. Whether or not I did anything to upset them, there are always people around with short tempers. And when I hear teaching on anger, my mind is so quick to recall the people I wish were there to more »

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Fatal Distractions: It Comes From Where?

  Despite the mandate to Adam, I never have been very good at subduing the earth. My hopeful green thumb turns black faster than Texas grass frays into straw. It always has. But gardening is something I want to get better at, mainly because it’s not something I do well naturally and the scheduling of more »

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