Think of something or someone for which you are grateful. Maybe this is easy? Hopefully you have one or maybe dozens of people that are meaningful to you. We all have someone that aggravates us or maybe worse. We’re not going to emphasize that group in this column. They get enough glory. Today just think about those people you enjoy seeing or hearing from.
Have something to do every day. It is better if you have three or things to do. If you are going to work every day you have plenty to do. If you are raising kids or caring for family you have plenty to do. Don’t run out of things to do. Clean your house, work in your yard or find a part time job but have something that requires you to put out some effort.
The Word of God says, “Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds.” But how do you stay joyful in the midst of hell going on at home, your job or even with your relationships? Today on Game on Wednesday… Joseph Kimbrough has three steps to put it in perspective. James 1:2 tells us to count it all joy… time to practice! It’s Game On!