Life can be such a mess. Sometimes one right after the other. Sometimes one or two in the midst of another. Everywhere you turn it’s there.
Kids sick. Clock ticks.
Gotta get to the stores. Dirty floors.
Tomatoes galore. Knock on the door.
Unanswered emails. Fridge fails.
When I get through these messes. Guess what? There will be more. I’ll never get away from it all but there is a way to get through it all.
Perseverance is described by Merriam Webster as continued effort to do or achieve something despite difficulties, failure, or opposition by
That’s what I aim to do. When life hands me messes. I’m gonna keep going. I’m gonna push through.
I know the enemy wants nothing more than to take me down. But I’m not going to let him. I will stand strong and stand firm.
Elvis Presley once said, “When things go wrong, don’t go with them.” That’s what I choose to do.
Don’t let your mind go with them. Persist.
From MESS to MESSAGE.
God always delivers a message to me in my messes. Every single time.
I may come out on the other side with thankfulness.
But there’s always a message behind every mess. Just find it. Today it was appreciation. I appreciate the beauty in the little things. The beauty of God’s creation.
Today I found this beautiful butterfly on my deck in the midst of my crazy week. Being able to capture a photo of it just made my day!
What hidden message was revealed through your recent mess? What was God trying to show you?
I’d love for you to share with me.
A fellow MESSister,
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