I was meditating on God the other day. Soaking in His presence, thinking about Him, laying a question before Him, and pondering. Then, suddenly I started thinking of something totally other than Him. A dialogue with someone else or in front of a group? You know what I mean, like drifting into fantasizing about something worthless and then you kind of shake your head and come to and think, “What the heck?! Where did that come from? How did I get on that!?“. It’s like my thoughts were hijacked from right under my nose and I’m taken for a ride.
Is there a way to guard my mind? Does that skill or discipline just come with experience?
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