While it was a short interaction, it was powerful. It was a reminder that my generation has a lot of power to sway the course of our society.
“The moment you step into your purpose, voices will arise that are not of God.”
Goodbye awkward teenage years!
Hello awkward adult years.
I have been pushed to truly think about what it is I believe and why I believe it. I have been presented other views, but not in a way it is forced down my throat, but rather in a way in which I can understand where my fellow humans are coming from.
Coffee is one of those things that I was expecting to be good. But instead, I was first met with a charcoal latte, and believe it or not, there is actually room to keep going down from there.
Americans are addicted to being busy. We love the calendar full of meetings and events. If we are not busy, life becomes quiet and the quiet can be the worst thing in the world.
Summer has always been my least favorite season. There is no scheduled routine. There are kids everywhere. The mountains here in Colorado are full of dumb tourists and crazy Texan drivers. Everything is chaotic and a mess and it stresses me out.
Everyone is so angry. It doesn’t matter what side of the political spectrum you lean toward, what your religious affiliation is (or isn’t), it doesn’t even matter what generation you are, everywhere you turn, there is so much anger in all of it.
At the core of every person, there is a character that has created a foundation for every attribute, behavior, and label. It is what you do, think, and believe when no one is around to influence you.
Remember, you are writing your life story with your choices. You get to decide if you will be telling your kids about an exciting adventure, or if you will be having to leave parts out.