Being in a hurry

  “Being in a hurry. Getting to the next thing without fully entering the thing in front of me. I cannot think of a single advantage I've ever gained from being in a hurry. But a thousand broken and missed things, tens of thousands, lie in the wake of all the rushing.... Through all that …

To understand each other (Part 4)

How do we achieve understanding? Paul Tournier writes in his book*: „One who feels understood feels loved, and one who feels loved feels sure of being understood. (…) Deep sharing is overwhelming, and very rare. A thousand fears keep us in check. First of all there is the fear of breaking down, of crying. There …

Passion

"Working hard for something we don't care about is called stress; working hard for something we love is called passion." -Simon Sinek-   ??? What is your passion? What do you love doing? What motivates you? What stresses you out?        For what do you work hard???

To understand each other (Part 3)

Paul Tournier points out that many couples who are married for a few years no longer „really talk to each other.“ And he means REAL talk, not only secondary matters, but „matters that are really essential, intimate, personal. After a few years the „thirst for discovery and for understanding has been dried. The problem is …

Difficult situations

  „Even when you can't do or say anything to change a difficult situation, you always have a say in how you perceive what's happening, which ulitmately influences your feelings about it. Focus your attention on your freedoms, rather than your limitations.“   ??? What do you think about this quote? Any experiences from your …

Easter

Der Herr ist auferstanden - Er ist wahrhaftig auferstanden! (German) Christ has risen! Truly he has risen! (English) What are the words above in your language? Would be lovely if you could post them under this post!     I baked this Easter lamb for the first time for Easter. My family sent me the …