Where you are matters!

I’ve noticed the last few days that The Word for you Today devotions are really speaking to me personally. Ever had that happen?

Especially with everything going on in my life at the moment, I couldn’t hear these things at a better time. I hope you’re encouraged by the small excerpt.

“God’s plans for your life always involve your gifts,His timing and being in the right place. But 3 things can keep that from happening: fear of failing, unwillingness to leave your comfort zone, and being swayed by the opinions of others…Where you are matters!”

Wow! If you’re a writer, I’m not sure how this doesn’t apply to you! 🙂

I’m working on looking at failure as a bump in the road on my way to where I’m going. In just a few months, I’m about to get real uncomfortable (I’m already feeling the effects), but RISK is something we have to take–especially when we know God is calling us somewhere! Where we are matters!

What about you? What keeps you from taking risks?

3 thoughts on “Where you are matters!

  1. So, what is coming up to make you so uncomfortable?

     
     
  2. I've entered a first time novelist contest through the Jerry B. Jenkins Christian writer's guild and I'm waiting to hear if I made semi-finals. Either way, I'm attending a huge writer's conference in Denver where I get 3 scheduled appointments with a variety of agents/editors/pubishers. I'm one panic attack away from passing out! 🙂 Pray for me!

     
     
  3. We can be uncomfortable together!

     
     

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