The line comes from the new The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader movie, but in so many ways defines how this year begins for both Brad and Wayne: "I've spent too long wanting what was taken from me and not what I was given." Through family changes and their own spiritual journeys they are freshly learning how to embrace what God has given instead of getting focused on the hurtful actions of others or the changing tides of life. That's where you'll find true treasure. Their conversation revisits some familiar themes of living light-handedly with truth, so you can love people and not force your will on them and to keep embracing the joy of relationships and God's work in them even though at times you may be treated unfairly by some.
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