“Do roses quite die when left to themselves?” At its very core, The Secret Garden is a story about a group of deeply hurting individuals—all with very different ways of coping. But the story doesn’t leave them there. Perhaps our story doesn’t leave us there, either.
Amy Carmichael, an Irish missionary woman, had come to India to share the gospel. She left us a rich legacy of a life of service. There are a multitude of lessons we can glean from her life, and today I want to share three with you.
Do you feel as though you’re battling your emotions? Many of us are fighting our feelings, trying to win peace, hope, or stability, daily. When the tears won’t stop or the nervousness won’t go away, we may start to believe the lie that we’re losing.
It’s one thing to talk about others, it’s another to talk about your own experience. We should tell other’s stories, but yours is a story worth sharing. Other people’s stories are powerful, but yours has a different power.
What does it mean to guard my mind? If our mind is so important, how can we be good stewards of it? How do we use it for God’s glory?
Taking a leap of faith can be scary. You don’t know if you will succeed or fail. God asks us to trust Him and open the door He’s shown you.
God, I can’t do this. Why do I even fight back against the lies in my head? I was so discouraged yet He gave me strength for that moment.
Do you struggle to believe that God has completely forgiven you? The fact that God has forgiven us eternally is absolutely mind-boggling.
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Reading the Bible. You want to, but you don’t know what to read or even where to start. Has this happened to you? It’s sure happened to me.