Less than two months ago, the fragility of life came very close to home. Today, a friend of the family had a major stroke. She lays in a hospital bed with half of her body paralyzed, unable to talk and is frightened.
She could be any one of us.
the size of our homes,
or the amount of money in the bank account
No one knows what is going to happen next.
Life is fragile,
One minute we are blooming in our relationships
and then something happens that knocks us down and we begin to fade. .
But there is always hope and we should hold tight to it even when life is hanging by an invisible thread.
Hope is an extraordinary spiritual gift from God that allows us to use faith to control our fears which overwhelm us during trials and tribulations. Being doubtful would be much easier and logical, but…
answered in wondrous ways.
The dry seasons in life
do not last.
The spring rains will come again.”