When you find yourself in a difficult situation what is the first thing you try to do? Make it better. More often than not I would say “making it better” means improving the situation, not removing yourself from it. So you ask for new tools, new supplies, or additional people. Are you really just trying to be a better slave?
Being faced with a difficult situation or task can cause you to have such a limited vision that you solely focus on the few things that could slightly improve the moment and maybe bring a little comfort. Those things seldom improve the journey. In a few days, weeks or perhaps months you will find yourself in the same difficult situation. You will think to yourself that nothing has changed and sometimes nothing ever will.
Today make a decision to stop trying to improve your difficult situation with better tools, more people or new supplies. Widen your vision to see beyond the circumstances and instead find deliverance from it. You don’t have to be a victim. Choosing deliverance over improvement moves you into a place of victory and abundance. Break the shackles that keep you in the bondage that only serves to hold you back.
There are bigger things in store for you than to just be a better slave.
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