When You Don't Want to Do What You Ought To
If your "want to" does not conform to God's "ought to," what can you do to have peace?
I see at least five possible strategies.
- You can avoid thinking about the "ought to."
This is the most common strategy in the world. Most people simply do not devote energy to pondering what they should be doing that they are not doing.
- You can reinterpret the "ought to" so that it sounds just like your "want to."
This is a little more sophisticated and so not as common. It... Continue Reading