Before the chemo was able to get it's gripping arms around my husbands body, we celebrated by going out for lunch. As we ate, we talked of all God had done for us in the last chapter of our lives. What did we learn? How would our lives be different? What advice would we give others?
I have wondered if this was the moment He began to carry the weight of sin for the entire world! How did Jesus respond to anxiety? He prayed, and He continued on with His task.
Have you ever noticed someone going through a difficult time in their life, yet they still managed to have a smile on their face?
After that day, I slowly began to get better. Then, one morning I woke up and realized it had been a few days since I had felt the anxiety. Soon the days turned into months.
As I look forward to life returning to normal for our family, I also feel a little timid in leaving this valley behind. You see, God has been here with us.
I'd like to say I walked away from that moment 4 years ago with an answer from God. But no, I did not recieve an answer.
No longer were my days filled with fear over my parents "impending divorce". Our family's days now revolved around the changes we were making for God.
Tugging my mother's sleeve, I whispered, "what are those people doing?" I pointed to the many weeping adults who were flooding the isle, making their way to the alter. "They heard God's voice. He wants them to come and talk with Him". I pondered that a few minutes. How did they hear God's voice? Did... Continue Reading →