Conntecting the Dots

Posts Tagged: comparison trap

Bathing Suits and Snowflakes

  Upward Gaze: Dear Father, You created my inmost being; You knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise You because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well (). Amen.   A friend in her mid-fifties burst into giggles while browsing for a birthday card. “Listen… [ read more ]

Comparison Trap

Do you ever compare yourself to other people? C’mon, be honest. I’ve fallen into that trap a few times, and guess what? It’s not a comfy place to land. Author John Ortberg addresses the problem of comparison in his book, If You Want to Walk on Water, You’ve Got to Get Out of the Boat:… [ read more ]