Remembrance of what God has done changes everything.
In less than a decade of marriage, my husband and I have experienced two different seasons of job loss. The first was an eighteen-month wait in which we daily vacillated between hope and despair. It was our personal wilderness— our very own, “How long, Oh, Lord?” The second was an unexpected six-week sabbath that found us laughing together a lot. The difference in the two trials was the neither the time frame nor our finances. The difference was remembrance.
Many feel the only real progress is moving forward; but when the future is inky black with the unknown— our best option may be to turn back and reflect on God’s past faithfulness to us…
Will you join me over at Deeper Waters for these and more words?