The posts this week all tugged at my heartstrings a little bit this week. I hope they encourage you through reading them like they did with me.
“We must never think we are self-sufficient, she warned. God is in charge, and he is always enough, she added, eyes filling. Trust him through it all. He knows what he is doing. We all face pain, but it is our personal response that matters. It reveals our true allegiance.“
I’m not married.
“I have tasted the fruit of a distant land and have within me a growing longing to taste it again, to taste it all the more, to leave this land and settle in that place of such delights, of such wonder. For though I do not know exactly where that place is, and though I cannot yet reach it, I see undeniable evidence that it exists.”
“How do you go on in life when something like this happens? How do you move forward as a husband, a dad, a Pastor? There is no training that can prepare you for this.”
“The reason we belong to each other is our common faith, not our common circumstances. It goes against the clannish call of culture and prejudice. We are to serve each other in love.”