Hording Myths: #3-I think I can fix that…

One of my worst pitfalls: I think I can fix that.

Lets see, the three wheeled under car dolly. The broken wind chime. The quilt with a huge hole in the middle. The curtains that almost fit the windows. So much stuff that was almost fixed, that with the right tools and time I could have fixed, or liked to think maybe I could fix. The problem is none of it ever got fixed, and I felt less like fixing things every time I saw it.

How about you? Anything you have held onto thinking you could fix it or repurpose it, but never did?

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About thrugracealone

I'm a country girl raised city. I prefer open windows to AC, love a good thunderstorm, and enjoy hearing the owls and seeing lightning bugs. A bit old-fashioned, maybe, I can recognize many trees by name, resent elms and weeds, wish for a large garden and canning skills, and hope someday to downsize and get a few acres in the country. I am blessed with a terrific church, a good job, a sturdy house, two cats and a yard full of strawberries and mulberries in the right season. Some of my other favorite things to do are spoiling nieces and nephews, reading, swimming, biking, long walks, and blogging, of course. One of my favorite stories is creation. My abbreviated version goes like this: 1In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. 2Now the earth wasa formless and empty, darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the Spirit of God was hovering over the waters... And God moved... And God said... And it was very good. If God can speak to darkness, to an earth without form and void, and make something like this that we see everyday, and make it very good (and it was even better before the Fall!), He will surely make something wonderful out of the dark, void situations I sometimes find myself in. He has, and it's been very good. Two top posts: Can a Person Lose their Salvation? http://wp.me/p1CY5z-1R Baptism! http://wp.me/s1CY5z-baptism

Posted on August 14, 2012, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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