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December 8, 2019  

04 How do you feel? - Making sense of our emotions - Part 4

December 8, 2019

Engaging our emotions - part 2 - Tim Smylie

 

This is a long term project!

 

  1. Plan to cultivate your emotional garden
  2. Grow:
    1. Love for God, our neighbour, and what is good
    2. Hope in God, and our eternal destiny
    3. Hatred of evil
  3. Allow:
    1. Grief
    2. Guilt
    3. Jealousy
  4. Eliminate:
    1. Destructive anger
    2. Fear and worry about the future

  5. Disciplines to get us there
    1. Wise up to the little things - sleep, diet, and exercise.
    2. Learn to look upwards - using prayer, Scripture, and song.
    3. Commit to look outwards