Boundaries can be effective in protecting what is precious from outside negative influence.
Boundaries can also be practical means by which we keep what is valuable within…from venturing into areas that are “unsafe” or unwise.
Here are some important things to consider as we establish, struggle with, maintain our godly boundaries.
Below is a 5 minute audio file. Thoughts I had on this subject while driving to a tennis match! 🙂[soundcloud url=”http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/83946599″ params=”” width=” 100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /]
What do you think? Have you made the standard of losing weight so important that when you give in to eating outside of your boundaries you feel like the whole goal is derailed? Or do you have a sense that God is building godly character in you no matter what happens with your weight…and is it worth it to you to press on? Do you see your mistakes as part of the path to growth in character? Are there any boundaries you have set for GOD? Do you need to welcome His involvement in some area of your life?