A Prayer for a Restful Mind
By Megan Evans
“And now, dear brothers and sisters, one final thing. Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honorable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. Think about things that are excellent and worthy of praise.” – Philippians 4:8 (NLT)
Does your thought life run a mile a minute? With constant information coming at us throughout the day, it’s easy to find our minds pulled in multiple directions–and sometimes all at once! If you’re prone to multi-tasking like I am, then you know how these tugs for our attention can easily compete. And who can fault us in this crazy, busy world that we live in today? Yet, the Lord wants so much more for you and me than simply our ability to keep up with life’s constant distraction. God calls us to enjoy daily peace of mind.
This morning, I found myself simultaneously talking on the phone, glancing down to read messages from a group text, and sorting clothes for the washing machine. When I finally…