Life can be hard, really hard.
Trouble and affliction abound to chop at the roots of any illusion of strength or power we may carry. If we’re honest, when we’re in the middle of a trial the temptation to dwell on our surroundings can lead to a self-perpetuating pity party. At our lowest point we may consider giving up.
But when we dump our weary selves at our Father’s feet, He reaches down and cradles us in His grace. The love of the Son flows through us as the living water promised in John 7:38. And the comfort of the indwelling Spirit calms our fears. Continue reading