What do we do about the doors we don’t want to open?

Read: “A Quiet Space to Find Refreshment,” Quiet Spaces: Prayer Interludes for Women, pages 19-43.

Reflect:

Missed Opportunities

Are there doors in my life that I missed? What happened?

Create:

Regrets

Think of a regret you have – something that you missed out on, or didn’t do, or chose to ignore. Reflect on your feelings today about that regret.

Pray:

Forgiven

Forgiving God, I know there are times when I deliberately ignored a door that was before me – because I was afraid or because I didn’t want to do something. Forgive me and redeem that choice in my life. Amen.

 

Sharing Your Faith:

Choices

Discussion Question
Do we have choices about the doors that are in our lives? Can we walk away if we don’t want to open them?

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