Five Minute Friday Decide

I make dozens of decisions every day. Some are small and seem inconsequential. Other decisions are more important and seem to have greater impact and value. What I so often forget is that the decisions I make either draws me closer in my walk with Jesus or takes me a step further away from Him. I can chose to love God and love others as described in, or I can chose to make my desires my first priority. I can decide to speak words of love or words of frustration. I ultimately decide how I am going to spend my time, and how many time-wasting rabbit trails that I am going to pursue in any given day. I can decide that negativity stops here. By the power of the Holy Spirit, I can show love and grace even when I don’t feel like it. I get to decide. I pray that I make decisions that positively impact my little corner of the world.

This post is a part of the weekly Five Minute Friday link-up. My friends and I gather over at Kate’s blog Heading Home to write for five minutes on the topic of the week.





6 thoughts on “Five Minute Friday Decide

  1. Lizzy Ainsworth says:

    It’s very true how many decisions we have to make. Sometimes the decision of whether the 2 year old needs a sleep or not and when is a tough enough one to make! Shouldn’t be, but some days . . .


  2. Tara says:

    Great post. That’s what I want to do too…positive decisions that impact the world. Im visiting from FMF where I’m in the #7 spot.


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