• I FEEL STRESSED
SONG OF SOLOMON 1:6 (GN)“I had no time to care for myself…”

• I LOSE MY JOY
JOB 9:25 (NCV) “My days go by faster than a runner; they fly away
without my seeing any joy.”
• I AM LESS PRODUCTIVE
PROVERBS 21:5 (MES) “Careful planning puts you ahead in the long run; hurry and scurry puts you further behind.”

PROVERBS 19:2B (GW)“A person in a hurry makes mistakes.”

• I CAN’T HEAR GOD
PSALM 46:10 (NIV) “Be sill, and know that I am God.”

HOW TO START SLOWING YOUR PACE

STOP THE CONSTANT PUSH MORE
ECCLESIASTES 4:6 (GN) “It is better to have only a little, with peaceof mind, than be busy all the time…”

PROVERBS 14:30 (NLT)
“A relaxed attitude lengthens a man’s life; jealousy rots it away.”

LEARN TO SAY NO
PROVERBS 20:25 (MES) “An impulsive vow is a trap; later you’ll wish you could get out of it.”

OBEY THE FOURTH COMMANDMENT
EXODUS 20:9-10 (GN) “You have six days in which to do your work, but the seventh day is a day of rest dedicated to Me.”

PSALM 127:2 (MES)“It’s useless to rise early and go to bed late, and work your worried fingers to the bone. Don’t you know God enjoys giving rest to those He loves?”

WAIT ON GOD’S TIMING

ECCLESIASTES 3:11 (NCV) “…God does everything just right and on time. But people can never completely understand what He is doing.”

Habakkuk 2:3 (NLT) This vision is for a future time. It describes the end, and it will be fulfilled. If it seems slow in coming, wait patiently, for it will surely take place. It will not be delayed.