I am delighted to once again have a guest post from my wise counselor daughter, Michelle. I think you will find her insights helpful and practical.
What does mindfulness look like for a Christian?
The alarm is going off, you twinge with frustration at the familiar irritating sound, and your mind and body begin to wake up for the day. Then you hear the dog crying to go out, you feel another twinge of frustration, but you get up to open the door.
On the way to the door for the dog a child whines for you, “I need you!! I didn’t make it to the bathroom.” You sigh, and think, “I guess no time for prayer this morning.” As you are cleaning up child and carpet, the dog cries again and you remember you never opened the door. You make it to the dog, with a hungry child in tow, manage to feed them both and head to grab coffee, only to realize you forgot to make it the night before….
Okay, maybe your story isn’t just like mine. Continue Reading