New Year’s Note to Self


Dear Self,

Here are things you can’t control:

  • God
  • other people

Here is something you can control:

  • yourself

There’s more, but this should be enough to keep you occupied in 2012.





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the best defense of the Christian faith is . . .
fear, loss of control, and theological conflict
  • Don Johnson

    Basic Boundaries teaching.

  • Jeremy

    Few words. Much truth.

  • Lise Porter

    “Finding it at the Dollar Tree.” Utterly touching.

  • Adam Gonnerman

    I find controlling myself to be a hit-or-miss proposition.

  • davey

    People can control themselves! Or maybe Christians can? Is that an empirical proposition? Ha! Ha!