A Story of Hope Today, I'd love to share with you a story from my daughter-in-law, Sara. Sara is the mother of three of my wonderful grandchildren. Sara is always looking for those teachable moments with the children and one came along the day Wyatt brought his Mommy a flower. While Sara have a love […]
And at the Center of Every Day Yesterday was such a beautiful, warm and sunny Spring day. As Steve and I sat in our office, the birds were flitting from limb to limb as if they were pleading for us to come outside. They really wanted us to fill their empty feeders. I can always […]
With Confidence & Trust in God Lately in “Best of Nancy”, my Coaching Site, we have been discussing the subjects of “fear” and “confidence”. Fear keeps us from stepping out and trying a lot of things at times, doesn’t it? Well, I certainly have experienced this one, and I know that in my life fear […]
God Answered My Prayer This Morning God blessed me this morning in such a way that I have to share it with you. I have talked before about how fibromyalgia is such an awful, insidious disease. It precipitates all manner of problems and I believe I have probably experienced them all. I have also shared […]
Ambassador Family for March of Dimes March for Babies We were invited to a luncheon today. For us, and for many other families, it wasn’t just any luncheon – it was a VERY SPECIAL luncheon. It was special for us and many other families because it was the kick-off for the March of Dimes, March […]
These thoughts came flooding back as I stood in the middle of this huge warehouse talking to my friend, Kim. I was grateful that she reminded me that day of where I had been only a few short years ago. And, Oh God… as I am feeling SO grateful that I am not there today, I feel so unworthy that His healing grace made such a difference in me that I no longer have to use that chair.
Hope When You’re Physically Down…Pain was the main focus of my life for so many years. It colored the way I thought and felt, and reacted to the world around me. I had to learn this the hard way. I used to beg and plead with God; “Please show me what I need to do, Please show me what I need to change, I will do anything to only get better.” God, in His wisdon knew that the lessons I needed to learn came only with time. As always, He sees “Eternity” and we see “right now.
I have had troubles, have felt pain, exhaustion, sorrow, and hopelesness. But this verse tells me that God has used this to comfort me, therefore giving me a heart to comfort those who are going through the same thing by sharing God’s comfort I received.
2 Corinthians 1
…and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves have received from God.