Posts with the tag “balance”
Balance through Obedience
by Devon McCoy on June 4th, 2021
According to the dictionary, balance is (n) a condition in which different elements are equal or in the correct proportions or (v) offset or compare the value of (one thing) with another. But how can we apply that logic to the way we live our lives? According to those definitions, we spend a certain amount of time on each of the aspects in our lives that are important, like spending time with fami...
by Devon McCoy on June 3rd, 2021
It is one of my favorite rhythms of life, not just for what it gives me but for what it reveals within me. Rest forces me to wrestle with my propensity to find my identity from my work and not my God. True Rest, the Sabbath Rest of Jesus (Hebrews 4), restores us back to what we were originally made for: a fullness of life in God. The curse, on the other hand, leads us to operate with the false ide...
Balance in Personal Responsibility
by Devon McCoy on June 2nd, 2021
To be completely real, this topic is hard for me to even begin to unpack because it’s a genuine struggle for me to find balance. While it is a daily fight for me to find balance, it’s also something I have found a lot of freedom in from advice given to me by others, but more importantly by the Lord. All it took was me finally turning to face Him, and saying something along the lines of “help…I’m k...