When I prayed for the strength to step out of isolation and into community, I found the piece that had been missing from my life. I discovered that fellowship with other women is worth fighting for because we are better together than we could ever be on our own. I am no longer alone, I am no longer isolated. I am no longer carrying the weight of the failed relationships of my past. I finally found community, and I will never let it go.
Are you distracted by busyness & preparations? There's a story in the Bible about two women - Mary & Martha. One distracted, and one sitting at the feet of Jesus. Are you a Martha longing to be a Mary? Read here for the 3 things God taught me about learning to be a Mary in a world full of planning and busyness, schedules and expectations.
When we live in the dark, we tend to hide all of our faults, failures, fears and flaws but if we live in the light we can bring them into the open and admit who we truly are. When this happens, friendships flourish.