When things don’t seem to be working we become frustrated, lack energy and become impatient. We can’t see how we are ever going to turn things around, get out of the mess, fix problems and situations, change jobs, restore relationships, get out of debt, or push grown dependent children out on their own etc..
When we are faced with problems we try to typically solve them in a particular way, and in most cases we use the same pattern of problem resolution, which doesn’t seem to work anymore. We cannot get new results using old methods.
Neither do men put new wine into old bottles: else the bottles break, and the wine runneth out, and the bottles perish: but they put new wine into new bottles, and both are preserved. ~Matthew 9:17 KJV
As we try harder and exert more energy to attempt to force the outcome or solution we…
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