Encouraging words from Stacy Edwards. Thanks, friend. “God has not dropped you!”
Pain can be very isolating. Shame gets all tangled up in the suffering and, before you know it, you’re hiding from the world.
Maybe that is why Peter, in the midst of his letter on suffering, says this:
For the eyes of the Lord are on the righteous, and his ears are open to their prayer. – 1 Peter 3:12 ESV
I know that I have been on a soapbox recently about honesty and community. It’s just something God has placed heavily on my heart – this desire that you would know that you’re not alone. No matter how alone you feel, you have the eyes and ears of God. He hears your whispered prayers in the dark of night and he sees your tears in the shower.
You are not alone. You are not forgotten. You are a child of the Almighty and he will not leave any…
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