The Sun Outside…

I woke up, looked out of the window, and exclaimed,’ouh, it’s a lovely day! Bright and sunny! So we are going to dress a little lighter. A much lighter jacket. No boots. Just a simple brogue.’ Oh, how deceiving!

I got out of the house and it wasn’t all I thought it was. Things were not as it seemed. Even though the sun was shining so bright, it was cold; very cold. It’s true when they say appearances can be deceiving. My perception of what was was different from the actual reality.

Does it occur in our lives to look out of the window of our lives and admire what we perceive to be true about someone else’s life? Does it? Hmm, as beautiful and pleasing as it may look from your window view, the object of your envy’s life isn’t always as it seems. We thrive to be like them based on our perception but once we get close, we come face to face with reality. We discover that even though their life looks bright and shiny from our window, they are not always wrapped up in the warmth of the sun. They experience very cold days.

Let’s learn to be grateful for where we are. What we have. Be grateful in all things .Be grateful for all things.Enjoy your journey, learn from others but don’t be envious. Don’t be deceived by the appearance of what you see outside your window. Your perception is not always the reality.

Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus” (1 Thessalonians 5:18).

Published by Adja Amy

Saved By Grace.I believe in the quote : ‘’Keep encouraging because your words may be the only pillars of strength for someone who is pulling themselves up to stand again and lean on”-Unknown Seasoned Radio Content Creator ,Creative Writer and Voice Over professional for commercials,jingles for TV and Radio. Produces and hosts weekly entertainment and informative radio program ‘Reach Out’,broadcasting in the UK and US. Radio Schedule: Prayz.In Radio UK Thursdays 9pm/ Fridays 12pm GMT/BST(during summer) www.prayz.in Station available on the TuneInRadio App. The PG Network US Monday to Thursday 11pm EST www.thepgnetwork.org. Also available on the TuneIn App/iTunes Radio Blog : www.adjaamy.wordpress.com Freelance translator,specialised in French to English Translation and interpretation. Disclaimer:All writings on this blog are my intellectual properties. Plagiarism or Unauthorised use in any form is prohibited. ©2019

2 thoughts on “The Sun Outside…

  1. Welcome back Adja!

    Sometimes we are so fixated on what we want to do or where we want to be that we lose sight of what God is already doing in our lives and hence miss out on gratefulness and thanksgiving.

    1. Thanks Pastor Tim. So true. The more we lose sight of God’s hand upon our own lives, the more we tend to look outside and wish we had what someone else has…

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