Why Are We So Busy?

Getting to the Real Reason We Struggle to Slow Down

When we lack identity security, a rejection mindset will train us to find validation in being “productive.” Inside, lies a wound that we think will be healed by chasing achievement and a non-stop schedule. Stillness is seen as lazy.  We think that the endless activity will grant us fulfillment and give us a sense of identity. Fear keeps us busy. […]

Is Being “Driven” Killing Our Emotional Health?

Confronting the Seduction of Chronic Drivenness

People all over the world take great pride in being “driven.” Although there is great reward for diligence, hard work and persistence, drivenness can take passionate pursuit and condition us to live under an unhealthy pressure that steals the joy of life. For those who lack identity and a sense of worth, chronic drivenness and striving will flood […]

Meditation vs. Introspection

Meditation Does Not Involve Introspection Meditation involves dwelling on who God is and pondering His nature. We begin to reflect on what it means to our transformation and our daily walk in life. As we dwell on His nature, we become more inclined to manifest it in our lives. Many believe they practice meditation, but […]