It almost goes without saying that to affirm–to embrace–one thing is to implicitly deny another. There are only so many hours in one day, and we are but human; thus, we can’t do everything.
What we do get to do is choose. This, or that. If we choose this, chances are we can’t also do that (maybe we can, but usually not well). The funny thing is that we always seem to manage to find the time to do the things we love. Whether that’s writing, sculpting, painting, exercising, reading, praying…
The list is endless.
But because we love that thing, we are disciplined, and choose this instead of that.
We decide what our priorities are, and invest accordingly.
For myself, I’m in a season where getting up, and going to the gym, is important to me. It means that I don’t have time for morning writing for instance. However, I think that my fitness journey may indeed one day provide ample blog fodder.
The equation may be different for you, and that’s okay. What’s important is to:
And show up
The rest is up to you.
Choose you this day.