Let go of the Pain

Posted Posted in Emotional Well-Being

I was watching a very old episode of Joan of Arcadia last night. If you don’t know the story, God gives Joan various assignments and she learns from each one. The episode last night was about Joan being jealous. At the end Joan turns to God (who is a six year old girl) and says: “Why would you put those feelings in me?” God replies: “Everyone has a part of themselves that they don’t like Joan. You carry it around like a weight. The lucky ones realize that when it becomes too heavy you can choose to set it down. […]