Sometimes, for reasons we don’t understand, or for seasons that we think go on way too long, God puts His children in dark places. What I have been learning is that we should not jump to the conclusion that we have been brought into the dark because we did something wrong, or because we are on God’s bad list. The truth is, it is often because God wants us to be His light in that dark place. He wants us to incarnate His grace where there is none.
That brings us to the third question: How do we nurture that light when our family is not able to?
- This reality highlights the wisdom of God in giving us a spiritual family. Specifically it highlights the importance of having spiritual mothers and fathers. When home is not a place where we can be nurtured and grown and taught and encouraged as…
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