For almost a year, I let my own attitude ruin every Monday. Instead of the joy and strength God wants for me, I made Monday a day of stress and exhaustion! I dreaded Monday. I complained about it to anyone who would listen.
You see, I felt like everything piled up on me at the beginning of the week. As well as teaching prep for my online tutoring job, I had a weekly blog post to write and graphics to create. I tackled my email. After a full day, Monday ended on a stressful note as I rushed to make dinner, act like a human towards my husband, and hunker down at my computer for an 8:30 pm tutoring appointment.
Rather than give thanks for my part-time job, I complained about it. Each Monday night, I’d fall into bed giving thanks the day was over instead of giving thanks for God’s faithfulness. Until I realized something important. [Read more…]