It is so hard to wait, it means putting your life on hold for an amount of time that eventually can make you feel like you are going to go crazy. In the process of waiting processing happens. Joy seeps in and growth happens.
Life giving joy is really what will keep us going in times that we feel there is no way. Family, friends and faith help to keep us in balance with what the world shoves in our faces. Joy is the strength we need
Our hands should extend to others around us, to making memories, and loving life. They don’t always need to have a phone or some other device in them connecting us to the outside world. We need more time disconnected from outside to work more on inside.
What is important to you? Do you make yourself available to those around you, to the items in your life you deem worthy of your time? The amount of time you are busy doesn’t dictate the right use of your time. Think about that.
A whole new world of adventures, of sorrows, of times when your faith will be tested. By embracing what will come you will be tested and growth will come. This growth will bring strength, it will test, but it will be worth it.
Sometimes the pain is worth it, especially when you are getting stronger because of it. A year ago I was a completely different person, I have grown, I have become a better version of myself. There was pain but there was more gain
Mud Bath Anyone? Sometimes you do things that are fun, sometimes you do things that get you out of your comfort zone so that you draw our kids out to do them with you. Family time is important, and when it can be fun and messy, why not?
Finally Back! It’s been a long four weeks of working late, sleeping less and worrying more. The parts that are missing? Praying more, having conversations with Jesus and trusting that His will will be done.
How Do They Know? It is a great thing when you have people who know you and can tell when you are off. It’s as if God knew that you needed the people you have and they need you too
Family Strength, it can be like mild green tea, or strong like black tea. Both are good and can be great for the body. Families when loud or quiet help to make us who we are. The strength comes in getting through life together and gaining love.