Home is good for when life changes—wherever home is and however it looked or looks now. Home reminds you of who you've been; it celebrates how far you've come. Home is the root, it's the depth of you—the place that made you, sprung you low into piles of dirt, only to plant you and grow you into the...
So we wanted to get a close up of their love—a picture to show off every wrinkle, every freckle, every inch of their smiling faces. When this picture first came out, we thought it was a mistake because we forgot that the ladder was in plain sight right behind them. But, then we remembered what they said that the ladder represented for them. . .
We were at a local coffee shop and we were talking about life...And I was telling her about some things that I've been working through. Things that, really, I've been grieving through. Not praying, not seeking through. But shaking my fist up at God through. That kind of working through. I told her I didn't want to hear anyone else's thoughts on what I believed. Told her. . .
Had wanted to write lots of fluffy, funny, filling words for you. . .but every syllable I typed felt forced and forged. So I figured:
WHAT THE HECK
STRAIGHT TO THE PUNCH LINE
SHORT & SWEET
What's the stop & what's the wild thing?
For me? Plain & simple: I need to stop avoiding my times of journaling, reading my Bible and praying. Long story short, I've avoided doing these intimate things because I've been scared to face my own heart.
Jesus Christ has always been my wild thing; has always been the wonder, the adventure, the root that's kept me grounded and, yet, free. And I miss that. I miss Him. And I WILL stop running away and I WILL do the wild thing of pursuing His untamable mysteries.
And you? I do enough talking & typing around here. It's you I want to hear—your words I want to see on this screen, these pages.
Crack your heart, split it wide and make it LOUD right here in the comments. What is one thing you need to stop doing in order to be able to START doing the wild thing you know your soul is craving?