Today's Post

On Being Not Just Right but Redemptive

by in:Encouragement

It’s still dark out, not quite dawn, so I stir. Then rising, I sit for a beat or two on my side of the bed. “Read to me,” my husband mumbles. I hear him. I love him. I’m grateful for his request. But can I be honest? I don’t want to read to him right now – not even to read our devotion, which is what he’s asking from me. First, the sun’s not even up. We’ve had a long, full, messy kind of week, and now it’s Saturday. So, just for a minute, I’d like to sit here on my bed, meet the day, ease into the morning, and maybe get a blessed reprieve from the Lord. I’d also like to finish this ...

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