Though few of us would call ourselves creative, as we engage with God, He ignites our curiosity, waking us to wonder and the joy of possibility.
Grieving is chronic, though not a disease. It doesn’t just come once and disappear. When you lose someone, you experience a grief that will never completely go away. Grief also comes to those with chronic illnesses. They have had to grieve many losses including some of their dreams.
Like a child discovering a long lost toy in a corner, I’m smiling at the world around me, discovering wonder again. Is it too late to dream?
Our mental, emotional, and spiritual health need rest. We need to care for these areas with the fight and dedication that we take care of our physical health.
Forever and ever, in the perfection of our life in the new heaven and new earth, our experience of your kindness will increase. This promise overwhelms the circuit board of my understanding, throws fuel on the fire of my longings, and reveals the paucity of my faith.