By Aliker David Martin
“Everyone suffers at least one bad betrayal in their lifetime. It’s what unites us. The trick is not to let it destroy your trust in others when that happens. Don’t let them take that from you,” said Sherrilyn Kenyon, Invincible
The feast of Palm Sunday reminds us of the betrayal of Jesus and his journey to crucifixion. This year it also coincided with the betrayal and death of Liz Namboozo, a second year student of Social Works and Social Administration at Uganda Christian University, Mukono.
Liz reportedly found her boy friend cheating on her and could not contain the ugly scene. She locked herself in her room and set herself ablaze.
Unlike Liz, most of the people who have overcome heartbreaks realized they could not change the situation but could change their responses to the situation.
This is what author Jack Canfield in his book, The Success Principles formulated to mean:
E+R=O (Events+ Response =Outcome). Continue
- Palm Sunday – “Hosanna!” (John 12:12-19) (revtucher.com)
- Stand up, stand up for Jesus (playspirituality.wordpress.com)
- A king, My King? (ptl2010.com)
- Jesus in the Garden: Learning from Jesus How to Use Our Will Properly (biltrix.com)
- “The love of him who loved us… (franciscansisterswdc.wordpress.com)