We are all familiar with the expression, "Stop & smell the roses!" This may be a cliché, but new research suggests it is sound advice for finding satisfaction in life.
How incredible that Jesus is also described as a rose! He wants us to stop & just be with Him to experience true satisfaction in His presence.
“I am the rose [of the plain] of Sharon, The lily of the valleys [that grows in deep places].” Song of Sol. 2:1
The above study suggests that appreciating the meaningful-ness of things and people in our lives may play an even larger role in our overall happiness, says Stacey Kennelly, A Scientific Reason to Stop and Smell the Roses.