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Keep balanced in mind, body and spirit

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"Let me be weighed in an even balance, that God may know mine integrity." -- Job 31:6

The joy of life is to stay well balanced in all aspects of life. One might ask what the aspects of life are. There are four main aspects which should be kept in balance for a life of joy, peace and harmony. These four aspects are universal and are true for all of us. They are: work, play, worship, and love.

When one looks at what is going on in his or her own life, these aspects should be in balance. It is very important in a group or organization that these aspects are maintained to create a similar balance with everyone involved. One might have to call on someone who is ill-tempered because they are overworked and not staying in balance with the spiritual connection because of the lack of worship or play in their life.

One might have to call on someone and they are not balanced in the aspects of life themselves and the whole meeting could fall apart because of the lack of balance in the aspects of life. It may be too much work and not enough love expressing toward the person they were meeting with or the lack of worship keeping them form being balanced in all of the aspects of life.

One can tell when they are out of balance by the way one’s inner feelings are guiding one’s thoughts toward something that does not bring about the love, peace and harmony which always keeps one balanced...


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