Despite the doctors report, God is in control of your life. We are alive until we have completed our mission, and not one second longer, no matter what the doctor's report says. God is in control, and we'll be on this Earth until He is done with us.
Seems it takes a thousand encouraging words to ease the hurt of one exasperated sigh; one off-the-cuff insult. Despite what we tell ourselves, our particular issues never give us permission to hurt someone's feelings. I never wanna be "that guy." Cranky Hank, Prime Minister of Petulance.
I don't know about you, but I'd rather take a kidney punch than be stuck in a room with someone who is a habitual downer. King Solomon was of the same mindset: "Laughter is good medicine, but sorrow is a disease (Proverbs 17:22)." That's pretty strong stuff, don't you think? A few thousand years later, in … Continue reading Laughing Through The Pain
We all have our times when the ground is wet with our tears. Let the suffering be purged, then rise and go forth in love, for God cares more deeply for us than we can fathom.