Everyday Grace

Searching for goodness in the ordinary

Day 10: What To Do When You Don’t Know What To Do // 31 Days of Hope in Brokenness

Oct
10

photo: Caique Silva

Hi there! This is day 10 of a series I’m writing this October called 31 Days of Hope in Brokenness. You can find the entire series here: 31 Days of Hope in Brokenness.

Ever feel like so much is going wrong in your life that you literally can’t articulate any of it? Friends ask you how you’re doing – the rare ones who actually mean it and really want to know – and you can’t even form the words. You could start, but it would take hours. Everything stinks, sucks, feels so complicated, and basically makes you want to go back to bed. (more…)

Day 1: Your Mess is Not You // 31 Days of Hope in Brokenness

Oct
01

photo: Joanna Malinowska

Hi there! This is day 1 of a series I’m writing this October called 31 Days of Hope in Brokenness. As the month unfolds, you can find the entire series here: 31 Days of Hope in Brokenness.

We did it…we made it to October, and FALL! My all-time favorite season. And with October comes the beginning of something I am so excited and just a little bit anxious to share with you, because it is so tender and honest: the 31 Days of Hope in Brokenness series I have been working on. As much as part of me wants to hold it close in fear, I am letting it off leash to hopefully breathe life and healing into you, too, friend. I so hope it does. Today is Day 1, and I can’t wait to share with you what the Lord has been whispering to my heart. Welcome.

If you are here, I assume that you have been face to face with heartache at some point. Maybe you are going through it now. Maybe it was 10 years ago. Maybe the wounds are fresh and raw, maybe they are old and buried. Wherever your pain has come from, however many miles you’ve carried it like stones in all your pockets and weights tied to all your limbs, whatever junk you see all around you, I want you to know:  (more…)