The Virtue of Moderation
Also known as: Restraint
Attention to balance in one's life
Dear Jesus, help me to keep a balance in my life, using created things properly and in the right amount that is best for me. I need Your help to set limits for myself in doing things that I enjoy.
- Taking the time each day to pray
- I spent time praying today.
And after he had dismissed the crowds, he went up on the mountain by himself to pray. When evening came, he was there alone,
And when he got into the boat, his disciples followed him. And behold, there arose a great storm on the sea, so that the boat was being swamped by the waves; but he was asleep.
While he was speaking, a Pharisee asked him to dine with him; so he went in and sat at table.
Oh, how I love thy law! It is my meditation all the day.
For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: