“Are you longing for the next season in your life? Many of us fail to recognize that the best moments are the ones happening right now.” Jeff Goins, “The In-Between: Embracing the Tension Between Now and the Next Big Thing”
I Never Thought it Would Happen to Me.
Divorced after 23 years. Sad and thinking, “I am a Christian, this isn’t supposed to happen to me.” How shameful I felt. I asked God, “Why me Lord?” “Why didn’t you heal my marriage, I know you can God.” I would ask God, “What am I supposed to do now?” “I don’t understand.” These were some of the questions I would ask God while praying.
I cried everyday for a year and half, lifting my tears to the Lord and asking Him, “please don’t let all of this be in vain.” I had only been walking with the Lord for about seven years when my marriage fell apart due to my first husband’s addiction to drugs and immorality. During this seven years my faith had grown and I had a real hunger for the Lord.
“The In Between Time!”
It was during the time after my first husband left and the time I met my current husband, where I heard God’s voice and His calling in my life. This was my “In Between time”. Now, I knew God had a plan for me and (more…)