Manvotional: My Daily Desire

In a world where nothing is certain, there are two things that remain constant: survival and desire. In this blog post, I will share my daily desires with you as well as some of the struggles of maintaining those desires in a chaotic environment.

Every day in this vast and dangerous world, we must survive. We fight to obtain food and water, we struggle against the elements in order to stay warm and dry. Our lives are determined by what chance or skill allows us to do on that particular day.

Painting man sitting on bed putting shoes on for work.

“My Everyday Desire” Dekker, Thomas

To greet each day with a smile brightening my face; to greet the day with reverence for the opportunities it contains; to approach my work with a clear mind; to keep the Ultimate Purpose toward which I am working ever before me, even in the smallest of tasks; to meet men and women with laughter on my lips and love in my heart; to be gentle, kind, and courteous throughout the hours; to approach the night with the weariness that ever woos sleep and the joy that ever woos sleep;