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The Tyranny of the Urgent

Leslie Basham: Do you ever find yourself thinking, “If I just didn’t have all these people around me, then I could get some work done.” Nancy Leigh DeMoss says it’s hard to get work done, even when you’re by yourself.

Nancy Leigh DeMoss: I don’t need other people around me to make distractions. I can make my own distractions. I can be distracted with the tyranny of the urgent without ever leaving my house, without ever leaving my bedroom or my study in the morning. I can find countless things to do that are good things—but at the neglect of the important things.

Leslie: This is Revive Our Hearts with Nancy Leigh DeMoss for Thursday, December 30.

What gets in the way of your priorities—phone calls, email, homework, chauffeuring, a one day sale at the department store, and other little urgent interruptions? Today, Nancy’s going to help you say “no” …

About the Teacher

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth has touched the lives of millions of women through two nationally syndicated radio programs heard each day—Revive Our Hearts and Seeking Him. Her books have sold more than five million copies. Through her writing, podcasts, … read more …