“Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.”– Anne Frank A friend of mine recently reminded me of how Anne Frank was stuck in a 450 square foot area with 7 other people for 2yrs and 35 days. And yet she wrote: “I don’t think of all the misery, but of […]Confined — Connie’s World 🌍
”Peace of mind comes from knowing your purpose in life and then fulfilling it. It comes from knowing you’re making a difference in the world—that because you are alive, somehow things improve.” –Chris Michaels
There’s a negative tape that plays in my head from childhood when I read this quote. It says, ”Who do you think you are? God’s gift to the world or something?”
It took a long time to get past this way of thinking and begin to see my own self-worth. Once I understand the value in being uniquely created. I was also able to see the unique gift in others. We are not called to be like each other because who we are and what we have to offer the world is our gift to give. As we open up this gift we see that our purpose lies within the gift of who we are.
What is it that they say, a gift is not a gift until we give it away?
I guess we are each Gods gift to the world after all!