It can rob us of our joy.
It leads us to discontentment.
It distracts us to the point where we lose our focus.
It destroys our passion.
It steals encouragement and breeds criticism.
Who is this thief that steals and destroys if we give it the opportunity?
It’s the thief of comparison.
Sometimes the thief of comparison catches us off guard. It can be kind of sneaky after all. Sometimes this thief is blatantly obvious, staring us down. If we’re not careful, comparison will steal and destroy our joy, contentment, focus, passion, and encouragement of others.
How does it happen?