Walking along this road of life, the path is not always easy. I am using this blog to help me paint those moments with God where we sit and chat. That moment of insight, inspiration, a little "Aha" moment with God. If you are here, maybe, just maybe God has something for you that He has taken me through that will help you. Words not just for me but for anyone that is hurting, questioning, and struggling.
In His eternal grip,
Wife, Mom, Teacher, friend, Marketer and Author
“That which does not break us, makes us stronger”.
See, I am doing a new thing!
Now it springs up; do you not
I am making a way in the
And streams in the wasteland.
This is my new favorite verse. Over this last year I have gone through so
many trials, tribulations and changes in my personal life. This line from Steel
Magnolias so depicts the footsteps this year “That which does not break us, makes us stronger”. A great line
with so many implications.
As people, we tend to want to run from pain
and heartache. Sometimes we don’t have a choice, we have to lean in to it. I
have a friend battling cancer right now, she doesn’t have the choice to NOT
DEAL WITH IT. Other places, we try to hide from it. The pain of it can be too
much at times.
The blessing we have is first
God and the Holy Spirit to give us hope and encouragement. Then prayerfully we
are surrounded by our brothers and sisters in Christ to help us keep from
breaking and throwing in the towel. Through these trials we can lean in to God
and hold on to His Hand, grip it tight and see the stream in the desert. At the
end of that process we are stronger