How I Broke Through My Walls

How I Broke Through My Walls

I broke through with one revelation. I stopped expecting others to do it for me. I stopped EXPECTING my family to clean the house. I stopped EXPECTING my friends to shout out my praises. I stopped EXPECTING that next connection to provide me with the launch I needed.

I shifted my expectations to me.

Before I go on, I want to make something clear. My family does clean around the house and help out with the chores. We each do our part and we are a team in this journey. It is together that we get it done.

My friends tell people about what I do and where they can find me. They share my posts and my links and my books. They support me in this journey – each one in their own unique way.

The connections I have made throughout this process have grown up to serve a purpose – and many have grown into lasting relationships. They have provided me tips and suggestions and even major AHA moments. They have blessed me and I pray that in turn I have been a blessing to them as well.

Despite all that my family does and all that my friends do and all that the connections make happen – they will never be the answer to my journey. They can never come along and break down my walls.

That was what I was waiting for – for someone ELSE to make what I wanted into a reality. I was waiting for someone else to take my gifts and my talents and my abilities and format them into my unique purpose.

The moment I shifted my expectations squarely on my shoulders, the walls began to crumble.

Break Down Those Walls
Break Down Those Walls
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The Truth about the Walls Holding Me Back

    1. I built the walls. It turns out that most of the walls around me are of my own creation. I put one excuse (or reason) on top of another one until I was surrounded.

    The moment I took my stand and shifted my expectations, the walls began to tumble down.

    2. You don’t have my answer. I can learn from you but you can’t fix my journey for me.

    Choosing to see this truth released me from the excuses that I had wrapped around me.

    3. It may not be easy but it will be simple. The complications happen when I choose to add them on. The reality of the journey is that it is simple.

    When I brush aside the piled on complications then I see, understand, and can move forward in the simplistic truth.

The only walls holding me back are my walls. If I make the choice to knock them down then I will knock them down. I am as free as I decide that I am going to be.

Be blessed,

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What are the walls holding you back from your BIG DREAM goals?

Kathryn Lang

#Hope builder. #Dream inspirer. Master of “it’s all about #relationships.” Aficionado of inappropriate laughter, Kathryn Lang believe we can all fly and works to help others find the time to make their dreams come true. She shares with people that are trying to walk the tightrope of family, work, and faith – and keep them all in the right balance. Contact Kathryn today to speak or teach at your next event.

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