When I wake up my mind is like a dry sponge. What I soak up first will saturate me the most deeply for the day …..
If I don’t want to be consumed with the stresses of my day and overwhelmed by the sorrows or griefs these bring, I must soak up what will renew my mind instead and sustain me through my day: God’s Word ….
Even if its only a few minutes I have to put the world on hold until I have checked in with God. And the more I read, study and meditate or soak up His Word, the heavier, and the fuller I become of Him and less of me …..