It is hard to believe we have journeyed through the wilderness for almost four months and I have only blogged through 34 of what resulted in a 355 page journal. As I shared my heart, God made it clear that others have suffered through the wilderness, and for that reason I allowed several of theContinue reading “Wilderness Summary”
One of the books I read in the wilderness was, Reluctant Pilgrim, by fellow Redbud, Enuma Okoro. It provided healing to my soul. Enuma and her publisher are kind enough to provide a chapter excerpt from an intimate moment in the wilderness. I pray that it blesses you as it has me. The following isContinue reading “A Wilderness Experience: When Life is All Consuming”
Caryn submits, “We need to acknowledge—cry out to God!—when life disappoints, when something important gets lost, and when we hurt because of it. And we need to give ourselves (and others) permission to grieve the lost of dreams, of the life we thought we’d have, of roles we longed for, of relationships we thought would always exist, or whatever we desired but haven’t gotten (5-6). [We need to grieve the lost of the] “not supposed to be’s” of my life.