Make It Happen

Make a START

even if it’s a

small start

it’s a START

because THAT sometimes

is the hardest part

then the rest will start to happen

little by little

baby steps

until you are up and flying


clean off that desk

join a weight loss support group

purchase those art supplies

order that book

register for that exercise class

call that travel agent

make that invite list

get that business license

fill out that application

start that savings account

talk to God about it

Do the whatever that first step is for you and


Because life is short

and you don’t want to get to the end of it

and regret

that you failed to


“Your greatest danger is letting the urgent things crowd out the important.” 

Charles E. Hummel, Tyranny of the Urgent

For I am confident of this very thing, that He who began a good work in you will perfect it until the day of Christ Jesus. Philippians 1:6

And looking at them Jesus said to them, “With people this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.” Matthew 19:26



One thought on “Make It Happen

  1. Yes, you are so right! Getting started is quite difficult at times, because it is so normal to just procrastinate. Why do we do that? I will just spread out those thousands of old photos on the dining room table. Dinner guests are not coming for another week, so there’s definitely time to at least get started! I can begin to sort, and maybe even gift a few distant relatives or former neighbors of my parents.


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