Why doesn't God make things perfect?
There we are, panting and sweating, doubled over from the sheer effort of escape. Jesus holds us tight to Him. He whispers "You're safe now". Unless.
Do you think everything God asks you to do is fair?
Summary: I remember when I graduated from high school. It was a great day. It was a sunny, hot Friday. Some of my family had flown in for the occasion. I had on a super cute pink dress. I felt happy and accomplished. But the peace and joy I felt that day had nothing on … Continue reading This Is Just The Beginning (Exodus 40)
Summary: Sometimes I suck at making decisions. Whether it's trying to decide what to do with a friend or which outfit to purchase, I get stressed out wondering if I will regret my choice later on. Will I look back at this moment with irritation, desperately wishing I had committed to something else? It would … Continue reading No More Commitment Issues (Exodus 27)
Summary: Do you ever experience a bittersweet resolution to some issue? After some tragedy or some fight or some miscommunication gone horribly wrong, the dust settles and you come to a place of acceptance and even growth. Yet at the same time, in the back of your mind, you know that everything would have been … Continue reading Thoughts and Prayers (Genesis 45)
Summary: Sometimes I daydream about my future husband. I imagine how we'll meet, the many dates we'll go on, and how he'll propose. Never once have I imagined my husband cheating on me or the inability for us to have children or one of us dying. I don't like to think of those things because … Continue reading What They Don’t Tell You About Being Happy (Genesis 29)