How to Avoid the Comparison Trap

The Measuring Stick Principle.

Ann Voskamp has us recall those measuring sticks Mom used with sewing. Do you remember as a kid using these harmless sticks as swords (or light sabers) as you battled for victory? They basically had become a weapon.

This is still true when we become adults, but manifests itself as the measuring stick of comparison - to determine worth, to measure our life against another. It becomes a weapon against our soul and others...

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Are You Playing to Win or Not to Lose?

“Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold." –Helen Keller

We know the value of training our bodies so that we are physically capable to accomplishing what we want to in competition. But just as important, if not more so, is the mindset we enter in with and maintain.

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