Crosswalk.com aims to offer the most compelling biblically-based content to Christians on their walk with Jesus. Crosswalk.com is your online destination for all areas of Christian Living – faith, family, fun, and community. Each category is further divided into areas important to you and your Christian faith including Bible study, daily devotions, marriage, parenting, movie reviews, music, news, and more.

Intersection of Life and Faith

<< A Different Perspective, with Berni Dymet

Tension without Stress - A Different Perspective - May 15

  • 2014 May 15
  • COMMENTS

 

Tension without Stress

by Berni Dymet

2 Cor. 4:8-10 We are afflicted in every way, but not crushed; perplexed, but not driven to despair; persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed; always carrying in the body the death of Jesus, so that the life of Jesus may also be made visible in our bodies.

Tension and stress is something we all live through from time to time - and to be fair, some stress is not a bad thing.
 
But many of us live hectic lives - pressure on every side - and sometimes it feels like just living life is … well, squeezing the life out of us. 

Now I've always been someone who has a lot going on - it's just me. I love living life and so I throw myself into things - and that brings tension and stress. And for much of my life I was overcome by stress - it was like a natural by-product of the life I chose to lead.

And whilst these days I try to get a bit more balance into life … there's something else. I've discovered that I can have the tension without the stress.

Sounds odd, but when I look at Jesus and see what He went through for me, that incredible love brings a peace to my heart that words just can't describe.  

Get a Free eBook from Berni Dymet, Dealing with Difficult People. This timely and relevant eBook contains 6 powerful principles guaranteed to improve your most difficult relationships. And you can download it FREE, right now.

Archives

Follow Crosswalk.com