Peace in my life has moved from being a suggestion to a requirement….something that I must hold to, have, and fight for at all costs. What’s yours? What is that THING that feels like family that is necessary for your well-being, that adds the necessary balance to your life? I recently spoke at a singles conference on the topic of what in life is a suggestion versus requirement and I gained some fantastic feedback. One person who did not participate in the discussion came up to me afterwards to simply say, “It was thought provoking.” Apparently, it gave her something to consider for the future. Here are some examples of session attendee must haves: Serving church and community, trusting in God, forgiving others, letting go of resentment, having faith, and possessing joy. Ponder and consider…what is yours?