Inattention, Opposition, and Competition. You and I only have so much time and energy and focus to give to things and people. Some seed is unproductive because it gets choked off—the limited supply of nutrients and water goes to “weeds and thorns.” In particular, the anxieties and cares of our world and the desire for success begin to command all our mental and emotional energy. Power, money, and recognition are cultural obsessions, but they must not be ours.
What competes for your psychic and spiritual energies?
What is most distracting for you in your life?
See if one of you can solve a puzzle while another family member distracts them.