Work Balance – Is there such a thing?

I can accept failure. Everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.

– Michael Jordan

Great quote!

I’ll have to say I’m a hard worker – sometimes to the detriment of my family and myself.

A workaholic one may say. Most definitely I’m not a slacker.

One could say that I need to find a balance.

How do I find balance especially when Scripture tells us:

Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters, (Colossians 3:23 NIV)

But I take that verse a little overboard at times.

And then when I work with someone that does not have the same work ethics I have…well needless to say it is difficult for me.

I ask you…What is the best way to handle such situations?

How do you handle them?

I don’t pretend to have the answers, in fact I have more questions than answers.

But one thing I know is I need your prayers to find balance, to work diligently but to know when to let it go and to have me time, family time, and most definitely spiritual time.

Also I need to learn not to take things so seriously.

Pray with me – not only for myself, but for those of you that deal with the same or similar struggles.

BALANCE…a good thing.

Blessings, Susan

2 thoughts on “Work Balance – Is there such a thing?

  1. janna

    I’ll pray for you to get more balance between work and personal life. Please pray that I will find a church that wants a Faith Link team.(ASAP)


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