OBSESSION VERSUS POSITIVITY
The current craze that has crippled the minds of so many young people today is just this word obsession. Leading you down the lane, obsession is dominating one’s thought by a continuous, powerful ideas or feelings. It could be thought of something or someone that occupies your mind all the time. Obsession is not all about negative thoughts or feelings. You can also be obsessed by positivity( something tangible and concrete).
If you’ve had the opportunity to meet or counsel young people, you’ll find out that their concept about obsession is more of Obsessive Love disorder(OLD) issues than Obsessive Positive Life Disorder(OPLD) issues. Looking at the age we are now where the minds of young people is filled by this so-called Obsessive Love Disorder(OLD), where relationship matters most to them than their future, where setting and achieving goals is a waste of time. Just know that we’re tired of your complaint that you are obsessed by a guy or girl or movie or whatever. Sorry to say, we are tired of your counsel and deliverance seeking. We’re tired of your psychological reports on OLD from your doctor. Hear the bitter truth, you can’t be obsessed only by someone you are attached to or you love so much. You can’t be obsessed only by fashion, nudity, food, money, movies or music. How long will you be obsessed by negativity? We are tired of negative thinking. We want to see young people who are obsessed by a million dreams, thousands of unachieved goals, plans and purposes. It is time to hear about people that are obsessed by the spirit of God, by the spirit of prayer doing exploits for their maker. We are tired of casting and binding demons on your behalf. Please sit down once again and have sense. Never be obsessed by your own stupidity, foolishness and indiscrete lifestyle. Show us how obsessed you are with your God given talents, your dreams, studies and your potentials. We are ready to hear of people who are obsessed by excellence, people who are leaving footprints in the sands of time by how obsessed they are with what they say, write, teach and create. Gone are those era where we believe obsession is an evil spirit tormenting and tying you down. Gone are those era where obsession is mainly viewed from the side of negativity. It is time for us all to be obsessed by godliness, big dreams, better life, profitable living, impact making, creative thinking, career development, capacity challenge, skill acquisition, intentional living, significance pursuit, brainstorming, talent hunting and showcasing. Instead of viewing your life from the indiscrete point, possess your soul with positivity and be obsesed by the spirit of positive living. _ That’s just the only way your life will begin to count_