THIS SERIES:DREAMING OF THE PERFECT CHRISTMAS?
Perhaps we can turn these irritants into something more positive?
What if we used them as a ‘worship alert’? I have read that Carol Arnott has the practice of setting a personal timer to go off at intervals to remind her to offer up worship, and has been thoroughly blessed by the practice. What if we decided to take one seasonal annoyance (to start with) and every time it cropped up, used it as a reminder to turn our hearts towards Emmanuel & worship Him? After a while, instead of provoking a surge of irritation, our stimulus will cause our hearts to leap in anticipation – an encounter with the Lord is at hand! Why not try it and see….
Now bring on those plastic reindeer…..
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