I want to encourage you, no matter what you’re going through, to do your best to stay positive. Even during times in our lives where everything seems to just be piling on, it is important for each of us to find our place of peace.
This place of peace needs to be something that reminds you that everything will be okay. If we are going through trials, it will be okay. If we are going through financial struggles, it will be okay. If we are going through relationship issues, it will be okay.
One of my favorite phrases is ‘It’s all good.’ I try to live by this. Trying to find the positive, hope, and promise that God‘s got this, is what I try to live by. If we turn our worry into prayer and trust in him, it will be okay.
And even though I know this, I believe this with all my heart, I find times where I forget. I would love to say my rose-colored glasses never get fogged up, but that would not be true. I have times where I struggle, I let in the old fears of self-worth, self-doubt, fear of the future, fear of financial freedom, and the fear of feeling important or being seen.
When I have times I struggle, it is typically because I have gotten out of my routine of taking care of myself. I go back to the basics or the beginning. I write down what I am thankful for, I listen to music that brings me peace, I write my thoughts in my journal, I listen or read books that inspire me, and I may even listen