Therefore, brothers and sisters, you must be patient as you wait for the coming of the Lord.
7 Therefore, brothers and sisters, you must be patient as you wait for the coming of the Lord. Consider the farmer who waits patiently for the coming of rain in the fall and spring, looking forward to the precious fruit of the earth. 8 You also must wait patiently, strengthening your resolve, because the coming of the Lord is near. 9 Don’t complain about each other, brothers and sisters, so that you won’t be judged. Look! The judge is standing at the door!
10 Brothers and sisters, take the prophets who spoke in the name of the Lord as an example of patient resolve and steadfastness.
She illustrates this with the following example. "One of my sister friends recently visited her 'energy therapist' who informed her that one of the reasons for her stress was that her body was moving ahead of her aura. In my own words, I would say that she was moving too fast, and her spirit could not catch up. That is my definition of stress: body and soul not in the same place at the same time".
Written specifically for women from a pastor's spiritual approach to stress, Too Blessed to Be Stressed is a fitness guide for the spirit through the blessings of God. "Blessings are gifts from God, which allow us to align our bodies with our minds and souls", says Dr. Cook. "This can become a way of life for you".