There is something about a type A personality that is very goal-oriented. This usually means high grades in school and overall excellent performance in whatever they do. Unfortunately, this also means a deep need for recognition, and when none is achieved, we feel empty. There is a void left in us where the praise and recognition of all our hard work should have been. Thankfully, I have learned to fill that void with God. Tonight was my Senior Awards banquet at my high school, and I really didn’t get anything that I was hoping for at all. I worked so hard this year, and I wanted to be recognized for that. I think it’s just nice to take a step back a remember why we are here – to lead lives that are fulfilling to Christ. Without Him, none of this would be possible. I think that I have just begun learning what humility is – and I am not excited for the process.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s