Thank you very much goes out to Stuart Tutt of Something to Stu Over for nominating me for this challenge. I find that it is an interesting challenge especially for someone like me that doesn’t write/post very often.
The rules are simple and as follows:
- Thank the person who nominated you.
- Post a different quote for 3 days straight, and explain why each one appeals to you.
- Nominate at least two new bloggers each day
I’ve had an interesting life which has left me with a lot of negative thinking and feelings. After a lot of seeing doctors over the years and research in God’s Word, I’ve come to the point that I need to change something from negative to positive if I want a more godly life. I started reading the book Deliver Me from Negative Self-Talk.
I chose the following quote:
“An intellectual is someone whose mind watches itself.”
– Albert Camus
This quote really made me stop and think. Thinking in and of itself is both very complicated and simple at the same time. It is the way that the mind talks. The book goes on to say that the act of thinking produces thoughts which turns into words leading to actions which creates character. If your mind is like mine, sometimes it is really hard to even catch a single thought to focus on an turn them into words.
If you are always negative in your thoughts and actions then your life will be negative. Positive thoughts and actions then will birth a positive life. You have to change the way that you are thinking to change your character or life. If I want to be more God-like, then I need to put more of God’s Word in my mind and heart and it will be reflected in my character.
Thank you to Stuart for letting me participate in this challenge. I nominate the following bloggers for this challenge:
For those I nominated, please understand you do not have to participate if you chose not to. It’s just something fun and challenging.