“Have you ever watched a bird take flight to go somewhere? It looks around, it picks its destination, and it lifts itself from one place to the place it wants to go. People are the same when they leave Me. “
While He is “there” I can know that He will step in and move things when needed. While He is “there” I can know that He knows exactly what is going on. While He is “there” I know that He knows, and has always known.
There are so many things that accumulate in a mother’s every day that can cause an overwhelming takeover of our minds and bodies, and ultimately making us wonder why we wanted motherhood. The precious lives that shape the reason why we are called “mum” can draw from us the reason to breathe every day, and yet can have break us to the point of helplessness and hopelessness..
The words in this blog are to encourage you to have the faith, the hope and the trust in God Himself. Encouragement to place your requests before God and to wait with expectation, and for Him to speak to YOUR heart.
People often seem to need something, but the thing they are asking for is not what they need. People at Christmas all say they need more time and money. The cry of their heart is actually for peace, and someone who cares about them and loves them.
There are times when I will be daddy’s girl, other times my Father’s daughter, then still other times the daughter of the King or daughter of God.
My celebrations come from the heart today. I celebrate, grey hairs, laugh lines, a certain amount of pain in my joints and lessons well learnt…. and I celebrate wisdom. Wisdom is a good thing. It is because of wisdom that I know to stay close to my God and to learn from the past.
Life will intrude on your pain. The phone will keep ringing, and people will bang on your door…. even we don’t have the ability to lift up our head.
The uncontrollable and unforeseeable has always challenges the hearts of a woman. We long for the love, protection and security of the known. We want gathered to us – the marriage partners we love, the children we have borne, the friends we have grown to love, and the loved ones we surround ourselves with. On top of this we want the walls of homes to stay around us and the country we live in to remain a place of safety.
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