Let me just be clear about something—I hate exercise. When I was in high school, I went on a Young Life overnight 50-mile bike hike, 25 miles each day.
I remember the thought occurring to me that I could purposefully fall off the bike so that I could ride the rest of the way in the S.A.G. (Support And Gear) vehicle since I was certainly sagging, badly.
Certainly, it’s not the first nor the last time my innate lack of stamina has tried to forestall my resolution to physical fitness. But as a nurse, there is a certain hypocrisy that tries to shadow its demon self if I, at the very least, don’t keep trying. I preach it at my school, to my staff, to my Continue reading “Spiritual diabetes”