Stop being over-spiritual and have some fun!

28 Jun








Here is a picture of my kids and their best friends, relaxing with drinks and having a movie night!

Let’s take a lesson from these babies.  It’s OK to enjoy life!  🙂  I’m all about doing God’s work, but the Bible also tells us to enjoy our lives on this earth, since we’re only here for a short time.

I recently watched a reality TV program where a girl was on a date.  The guy asked what she did to relax, and she said, “work.”

Work,” he asked.  “You mean to tell me on your one day off, you want to work,” he repeated.

Yes,” she insisted.

Well, while you’re working on your day off, I’ll be relaxing at the beach,” he told her.

That was the end of that date!! 😉

How many of us are like that?  We don’t know how, for the life of us, to relax!!??  It’s OK to be silly and tell jokes.  It’s OK to put the kids to bed and have a movie night with your guys or girls.  It’s OK to take a mental health day and not do anything “productive.”

Hard work is great, but why work hard and make lots of money if you never enjoy it???  🙂

Today, have some fun!  I’m taking the kids to the water park, and I will be acting crazy in the kiddie pool right alongside them.

How will you fit some fun into your week?


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4 Responses to “Stop being over-spiritual and have some fun!”

  1. mommasylvia July 9, 2012 at 1:44 pm #

    I so agree with you! I’m now following you and hope you will visit me and follow me back!

    • lholmes79 July 9, 2012 at 1:50 pm #

      Thanks for the comment and for being a fun mama! 🙂 I will follow you too – I’ll be over to your blog shortly, excited!! 🙂 Lauren,

  2. Sistergirl July 22, 2012 at 3:31 pm #

    Amen!!! I call people like that scary CHristians.

    • lholmes79 July 22, 2012 at 4:37 pm #

      That’s right Sistergirl! We’re all human, so why not be real??? 🙂 Blessings, Lauren

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