How do we stay hopeful and optimistic even when things aren’t going our way?
Read: “A Quiet Space to Find Refreshment,” Quiet Spaces: Prayer Interludes for Women, pages 19-43.
Do I find it difficult to walk away from something that isn’t going the way I wanted it to? Why or why not?
Becoming More Aware
Today, be aware of doors. Look for them and if possible, take a photo. See how many different doors you can find. Notice their shape, color, and size. Into what sort of buildings do they enter?
Loving God, thank you for all the doors you’ve opened in my life and for those which you didn’t open. I thank you for… (Name some doors which opened for you and some that did not.) Amen.
Sharing Your Faith:
Knowing When to Quit
Why do you think we continue trying to push through a door when it doesn’t open? What are we hoping will happen?