We should celebrate Thanksgiving – not because of British pilgrims and native Americans and turkeys and American football – but as a way to lead up to the holiday Christians hold dear to their hearts.
I’ve asked for ‘adventures’ from God, and though this time has been unbelievably challenging and stretching, exhausting and causing me anxiety, breaking me down to such an unfamiliar fragile state, is this an ‘adventure’ He has brought me to?
Knowing who our God is, the One whose image we are fashioned after, is what clarifies who we are at the core.
If only I change my perspective to learn from the bitter, cherish the sweet, and appreciate the peculiar blend the two make.
He deems me worthy and loved, welcomed and wanted; saying I have much to offer. The opinions of others should stop mattering because in the end, their opinion has no weight. Only God’s does.