This post from one of my favorite online inspirations hit me hard:
YES, friends!! That one line jumped out for me.
“I can’t be heavily on social media AND be heartily invested in my family.” – Ruth Chou Simons
Ok, Ruth challenged us – so, it’s my turn.
I can’t give 110% always AND never make rest a priority.
My body needs healing rest. Some days I need to sit with my kids and not worry about the projects and the housework and the cleaning and the dishes. My soul needs a break from doing doing doing.
Tonight is one of those nights.
A break from the work.
A break from social media.
A break from striving.
A break from being everything to everyone and neglecting my soul.
Won’t you join me?
Then, because so many people were coming and going that they did not even have a chance to eat, he said to them, “Come with me by yourselves to a quiet place and get some rest.” – Mark 6:31 NIV
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