Most of us are living on overload – and the cure to overload is margin. It’s weird how we applaud ourselves for allowing the margins of our lives to be repeatedly intruded upon. We shouldn’t celebrate chronic busyness because living at a chaotic pace is neither virtuous nor productive. Perpetual frenetic activity is an indication that we are mismanaging our lives. So let’s invest the first few weeks of 2019 thinking clearly and gleaning some life skills from God’s word, so we can all enjoy some breathing room.