20 THINGS TO GIVE UP FOR LENT

•Guilt – Today is a new day and the past is behind.
•Fear – God is on my side.
•What others think of me – The need to please everyone – I can’t please everyone anyways.
•Envy – I am blessed. Concentrate on that.
•Impatience – Your timing is the perfect timing.
•Sense of entitlement – The world does not owe me anything. I will live in humility and grace.
•Bitterness and Resentment – The only person I am hurting by holding on to these is myself.
•Blame – I am not going to pass the buck. I will take responsibility for my actions.
•Gossip and Negativity – I will put the best construction on everything when it comes to other people. I will also minimize my contact with people who are negative and toxic bringing other people down.
•Comparison – I have my own unique contribution to make and there is no one else like me.
•Fear of failure – You don’t succeed without experiencing failure. Just make sure you fail forward.
•A spirit of poverty – Believe that there is always more than enough and you will never lack for the essentials of life.
•Feelings of unworthiness – You are wonderfully made.Remember that every moment.
•Doubt –The future is brighter than you could ever realize.
•Self-pity – We can comfort others with the comfort we ourselves have received.
•Retirement – As long as you are still breathing, you are here for a reason. .
•Excuses – A wise man once said, if you need an excuse, any excuse will do.
•Lack of counsel – Wise decisions are rarely made in a vacuum.
•Pride – Blessed are the humble.
•Worry – Worrying will not help.