Continuing to find ways to multiply!
Proverbs 6:1~We can make our plans, but the Lord gives the right answer!
Grab your beverage of choice and settle yourself in. This is gonna be a bit lengthy. But I really do want to give you the ins and outs of what God has been doing in our lives recently! So here goes…
Three years ago we had our hearts challenged with the possibility of going overseas to do some hands on tribal church planting. It was welcomed with great fear, lots of what ifs, and a few…really, God…now? moments. Actually lots of those moments! But along with it also came thoughts of amazement and wonder that God might actually want to use us to go do this thing! I felt completely like an Abraham & Sarah case. Minus the baby part of course but still…really God? We definitely wanted to walk with that type of faith! What would that look like? For us, for our kids, for our families back home, our friends, our students? It was a lot to consider and pray about!
Well as we continued to move forward truly believing God for this direction we felt He was leading in, all sorts of good things came to us! Learning to trust God more. Seeing Him become even more real to us. Especially myself! I was learning submission and trust towards Thomas. Not an easy task on my part folks! We were purposefully looking more intently at what we felt each kid needed for us to do this new life change. We did change some things. And it’s been good.
But we had some red flags. (more…)