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Just Start

  • 2014 7 Jul
  • COMMENTS
Just Start

I’m often stifled by my insecurity in deciding a direction to take in my life. Peering into the future I see so many decisions to be made, and if not careful I can be stuck by indecision. The Lord asks us to simply be obedient and do our best. Scripture says, “I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you with my eye upon you” (Psalm 32:8). Scripture says, “Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord” (Colossians 3:20). He honors our faithfulness and willingness to serve in whatever way seems right. He doesn’t expect us to know more than we can know. Simple, honest obedience and faithfulness are what He honors. So, today if you find yourself stuck and indecisive, just start. Look at the possibilities, pray and then decide, asking God to bless your decisions.

Dr. David Hawkins is the director of the Marriage Recover Center where he counsels couples in distress. He is the author of over 30 books, including Dealing With the CrazyMakers in Your Life90 Days to a Fantastic Marriage, and When Pleasing Others is Hurting You. Dr. Hawkins grew up in the beautiful Pacific Northwest and lives with his wife on the South Puget Sound where he enjoys sailing, biking, and skiing. He has active practices in two Washington cities. You can also find Dr. Hawkins on Facebook and TwitterDr. Hawkins offers a free, 20 minute consultation, with requests sent to his email address at drdavid@marriagerecoverycenter.com. Also, remember his guarantee at The Marriage Recovery Center: 3 Days To A New Marriage, Guaranteed! He is also excited to continue offering his special eBook, A Love Life of Your Dreams free for you to download.