“A grace that holds you when everything is breaking down and falling apart—and whispers that everything is somehow breaking free and falling together?”–Ann Voskamp, The Way of Abundance
This post is for all of us going through hard times. You know those uncomfortable seasons of life when you can barely breathe because of the angst and pain.
Those dark nights of the soul when all you can do is crouch down in the darkness and cry.
These are the ugly sides of life we all want to avoid, shield our eyes from, but eventually have to face and pass through.
No one likes to go through trying times, but if we trust, a softness of soul forms empathy for others. When I look back at the worst times of my life, I see faces, the vessels of grace God brought along to help me. They were people who had suffered in similar ways.
So, if you’re going through a difficult time and in need grace to trust, know you’re not alone! Sometimes it helps to join with others in the sweet fellowship of the broken…