Before I go on, I would like to give a quick shout to all my readers, followers, and subscribers by email. You all are awesome.
My guess is that many readers will be offended by my chosen title on first glance. While I have not put this up to offend anyone, I recognize and accept that I inevitably will. Then again, this is my blog, a sort of personal space.
While there is a lot I am learning lately, this is the one lesson that stands out to me. It is one thing to know something, and another to understand what you know. Sometimes we can learn from the same experience over and over again. Our experiences help make and shape us. Looking forward is wonderful, but sometimes it is important to look in the rear mirror – not for regret, but for understanding.
At some point or the other in life, you will eventually realize and have to accept this fact: there will be things that you cannot do anything about. It’s okay to try, it’s okay to pray; but at the end of the day, you are only human.
At such times, do what you can and allow everything else work out – give room for the pieces of your puzzle to fall in place. Getting yourself worked up over something you can’t change does not resolve anything. Leave it to God, let Him handle it.