This war might be brutal and harsh. This battle might last longer than we have strength to hold on to, making us weary and ready to give up. But we count those blessed who endure, who keep on standing – because most often, strength is not required of us but perseverance and patience, willing to keep standing and keep holding on
To be honest, most days I do not know either how to reach out with grace. But I have confidence that the Lord will show me the moments when to reach with grace, and surely the how will follow just that. And in the kingdom of the God Almighty? There are no small or great actions — there is only grace, freely flowing grace that reaches beyond any boundaries or limits.
This week, my friend, let us exchange our rebellion for His grace. Let us pray for His grace to touch our heart and our eyes, to give us a perspective of His relentless grace carrying us in every season. Great mercy is shown to us every day, every moment — and it is because His scandalous love wants to weave this translucent hope into the strings of our soul.
“I pour out my complaint before Him; I declare before Him my trouble.” (Psalm 142:2) That place where the world collapses, where your heart has been wounded, where words have cut deep, where your soul aches deeply because of a circumstance not changing. That place where for one reason or another, a murmuring rises up from […]