Transition is Not a Bad Word

Transitions are that space between what was and what will be.
The sign post at the road of transition reads…not yet. It is faith that stands in the gap spelled t-r-a-n-s-i-t-i-o-n and looks forward to what God has next.
There are things God is waiting to do in our lives that aren’t going to happen if we are warming the bench at the rest stop.

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One of the Family

Isn’t it great to be one of the family? There is a feeling of security when you know you belong . When you are part of the family, you know where you live…duh. You have a key to the door and you come right on in whenever you want to, because you live there. Right? When you are part of the family, you can help yourself to whatever is in the refrigerator (unless of course, your mom has but an “Eat this and you will Die!” note on the banana pudding. When you are one of the family, you can snuggle up on the couch and put your feet on the coffee table. You can relax because you know you belong. You know you are supposed to live there. You are loved and accepted, even if you are having a bad day and are feeling a little testy.

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Hide and Seek or Seek and Find: Which Game am I Going to Play?

Hide and Seek—didn’t you love that game when you were growing up? My kids also loved to play when they were younger. As grownups, most of us probably don’t spend our time playing Hide and Seek anymore, but we still often find ourselves searching for something we’d like to find.This desire to find something of value, a treasure of lasting significance, has been woven into the fabric of our being. God put it there so we would seek Him.” … seek the LORD your God, and you will find Him if you search for Him with all your heart and all your soul…

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