4 Reasons 2

Life in His Hands

But I trust in you, LORD; I say, “You are my God.” My times are in your hands. Psalm 31:14-15 To me, there is no greater comfort than knowing that the course of my life is resting in the strong hands of my God. I desperately need to know that someone far greater than me is holding on to my fragile life, directing it with a love and sovereignty that I cannot even comprehend. Without him, I would wander without purpose, alone in my struggles and sorrows, feeling empty and incomplete. Yet the God of the universe chose to take me into his own hands and carry every part of me–burdens and all. No insecurity, sadness, or hardship is too heavy for him to carry. Read More

4 Reasons 2

Waiting

Sometimes I wish waiting weren’t a part of God’s plan. I like to see things happen and know things are moving forward in the direction I want them to go. Waiting simply does not give me the comforting sense that I am in control and everything is going to work out just perfectly. (And I really want to know that!) Some days I wish I could just take a sneak peak at the end of God’s plan for me and see how it turns out…or at least hurry the whole process along until I get to the part that I really like.  Yes, I can convince myself quite easily that getting results (or at least being able to predict them) is what would be best for Read More