I said this earlier with the Take A Time Out post but it’s worth repeating because women have a hard time doing it. It’s hard to re-group if you can’t focus and it’s hard to focus with toddlers, teenagers, babies, busy jobs, mounds of laundry, piles of homework, or papers to grade.
8. Get Away
It is hard, if not impossible, to literally get away from all distractions to re-group. But it is not impossible to break away for a couple of hours. The fact of the matter is, if you don’t take a break God will break you. I tell a lot of twenty-somethings to take breaks. If you are always burning the match on both ends you are going to get burned…BAD. Eventually if you don’t stop God will stop you. I know there is a lot of one liners in this post but whatever helps you remember the main idea is what I’ll do. Here’s another one liner: “Reflect in your heart and be still.”