My sanity, for starters.
restore hope in God, families and friendships again.
How often do any of us write about our current struggles or our ongoing struggles with issues such as depression, anxiety, sickness, financial woes, anger, and the like?
How often do we preach about our current and ongoing struggles? Most preachers write and preach about the battle after they have won it. Most talk about the valley once we are back on the mountaintop.
“Oh, I just talked about how last year I battled ...” That’s part of our problem. We write and and share our testimonies about the battle after we have won it. We talk with confidence about the hardship only after we have come through it and conquered it.
|Our "Ugly sweater Christmas". Our family copes with cancer- may not always be a perfect portrait!|