Sometimes, amidst the typical movements of my days, I feel this stirring in my soul: Oh, that my life would matter. Oh, that I would engage in this world and help to exchange fear and shame for love and grace.
But how, exactly, do I step into this movement of God? How do I know what He wants me to do… how do I know which path will help me bring the most Life to this world?
About a year ago, my husband and I were wrestling with some fairly heavy, life-trajectory-changing questions. Through this process, our world capsized. What we thought we knew, we didn’t. Where we thought we were going, we weren’t. New life was breathed into every nook and cranny of our home and our hearts.
And this is what I learned: