I bet David; that valley-singing, pebble-slinging, giant-slaying, shepherd-son -- didn't know what power there was when he sang his heart out and worshipped God in the hidden moments up his mountain of obscurity... I bet he didn't realize it - how his words would one day form him, and later on crown him. If words are mirrors...
“This is absurd…” He says it weakly. Almost like a whisper, almost all to himself. He sighs, and shrugs, then shakes his head. ”How can someone with my kinda past, and my sorta losses…?” he stops his sentence midway, looking down. I nodded. I know his question — how can someone who’s mucked it bad … Continue reading 3 Steps to Reject Your Rejections & Rebound Right Into the Game of Life —When You Feel You’re Kinda Lost or Have Kinda Lost It
There must be a way to fight fair. There must be a way to grow closer through our differences, to connect when anger disconnects you, to deepen our maturity right there in the midst of our most difficulties of emotions, and to grow into godliness when you are faced with the ugliness of your own raw reactions.
Because infidelity doesn't necessarily start with sharing your bed with another person
Disappointment can lead you back Home, not astray.
That it's in embracing your own life that you become more alive.
What presents as a painful struggle for you today might be the very thing needed to expand you to flight tomorrow.