Arise, shine; for your light has come! And the glory of the Lord is risen upon you. For behold, the darkness shall cover the earth, and deep darkness the people; but the Lord will arise over you, and His glory will be seen upon you” (Isaiah 60:1-2).
Many of you have walked through the some of the hardest times of your life in the last two years. You have endured what you felt you would not be able to endure. You have stood when you felt you would not be able to stand. You have survived, when most of the time you did not think you could.
You have survived because you have been leaning upon your Beloved. And the Lord says to you this day:
“My grace proved sufficient for you. I made My strength perfect in your weakness. I am the One who fed you bread which you did not know, nor did your fathers know. I am the One who brought rain down from Heaven to water you in your need. [Read more…]