Choices vs. Control

Soaring with Butterfly Wings

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I choose what time I get up in the morning.

I choose what to have for breakfast.

I even choose my attitude.

I cannot control whether or not I will take my next breath.

I choose to eat what is healthy or not.

I choose how I will take care of my body.

I can choose to take risks or not.

I cannot control whether or not I get a disease or have an accident.

I choose how I will treat my family.

I choose to love others or to be unkind.

I can be loving, kind and unselfish.

I cannot control whether or not they love me.

I can teach my child to love God.

I can expose him to the truths of the Bible.

I choose to pray for him, take him to church and to live morally before him.

I cannot control whether or not he will…

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