Don’t change boats, change yourself

Ever feel like a change in circumstances would make life easier? You’re not alone.Basil wanted to find a place where it was quiet, where he could leave behind the craziness and commotion of life and focus on his relationship with God. (Sound familiar?) So he moved from the city to the country, hoping to still the waters and lower the noise. But it didn’t work. Quieter circumstances failed to quiet his mind.“[W]e have derived no great benefit from our present solitude,” Basil wrote to a … [Read more...]