God, you put this desire on my heart. You gave me a powerful story to share. I have spent so much time and money trying to make this happen. Was I wrong about this dream?” But then, you guys. There’s always a but then
There is no part of your story that He cannot redefine. There is nothing – absolutely NOTHING – too broken for God to redeem and reweave into something beautiful.
As I’ve shared the vulnerable parts of my story, I’ve come to realize the importance of using your own voice to really come to hear and know it.
Owning my weaknesses lets my girls know it’s hard, that it’s humbling, but that you never give up. And, more importantly, that I am not defined by my handicap.
“God loves each of us as if there were only one of us.” – St. Augustine
Sometimes it can be so easy to reflect on all that we’re up against rather than all that brought us here.
Your people want to help, but they don’t know how if you don’t ask. Let’s be the type of family, believer, and friend that shares our crazy and loves each other out of theirs.
Today, let’s choose to show up and let ourselves be seen.
Faith is a choice. A choice to see Him in all of our little moments. A choice to not ignore His work in our lives, in the mud.
Sometimes Christ can simply shake our hands.
Don’t let your dark memories and chains define who you are.