When you are no longer brave

Julie who is also suffering from Lyme disease, and shares with such beauty and eloquence the hope and reliance we find in Christ.

Hope Beyond

If I were left to my own resources this day, I would not make it.  Thankfully, there is more.

And the only resource worth pursuing is the One that is perfect, all-knowing, all-powerful, ever-present, love incarnate, eternal, and dwelling in my broken heart.

If I were to merely go with what feels right or good, I probably would not get well.  Thankfully, there is more.

And the only emotion worth feeling is that of humility as I lay down my metaphorical sword and let the One who weeps for me wail His own mighty hand of power.

If I were to measure my patience, my progress by the time already invested in recovery or making things right, I could not find a tool with a good enough warranty to last long enough to even bother.  Thankfully, there is more.

And the only period worth measuring is the one I must accept:…

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2 thoughts on “When you are no longer brave

  1. Amen. So glad that you’re doing this journey with Him. I know that without God through the Lyme, I never would have come out the other side. He really is our ever present help in time of need.

    Much love, I always enjoy reading your posts X

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