Let’s Call It…

by Michelle Acker on May 15, 2013

in Thought Provoking

It’s so easy to see the flaws in someone else.

It’s so easy to say, “Why doesn’t she see it?  Why doesn’t she do something about it?”

It’s NOT so easy to recognize that I am the “she” someone else is talking about…

But I am. 

YOU are.

This week I’m asking myself, “What’s the ‘THING’ in my way of a better life?

In the way of the life I’m intended to live? 

What’s yours? 

Let’s call it by name and start to do something about it…


Something to think about…



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Lyli @ 3dLessons4Life May 15, 2013 at 9:24 PM

Reminds me of that Scripture where we are told to remove the plank from our eye before we complain about the speck in someone else’s eye….

Michelle May 15, 2013 at 9:51 PM

Oh, yes! That ties in to it perfectly, doesn’t it? 2 Samuel 12 too, where Nathan is rebuking David… Sigh. Obviously an ongoing issue for us humans, huh?

Dawn St Amand Paoletta May 16, 2013 at 11:21 AM

I think I wrestle with this every day. Lord have mercy. I am truly under construction!

Melissa P May 16, 2013 at 12:42 PM

Such a great reminder to my often judgmental heart- look inward, not outward! 🙂

Rebekah May 16, 2013 at 12:43 PM

yes! thank you for sharing this today – so often I’m finding fault with others, but need to look more closely at my actions.

Chelsey May 16, 2013 at 10:08 PM

Yes. Excellent reminder. And a question I find that I ask myself a lot these days. Although… sometimes I don’t want the answer! 🙂

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