I am just one person responsible for two human beings. “We’ve all watched you over the past few years be so strong and amazing,” Kirsten said.“But I said to myself, ‘I hope this girl can find time to process it all.' Jesus answered and said to them, 'Those who are well have no need of a physician, but those who are sick.
My mom, who adores my kids second only to their parents.As my children and their needs as people grow, it seems that our circle of people shrinks – and the pressures of being a single mother mount.Because sooner or later it will catch up with her.’”It has caught up with me.When my three years ago, I slipped into survival mode: I jutted my jaw, made sure the kids and my business and the money and the divorce and the house were all in order.They've added caveats and small print to John and, as a result, many believers are confused by the clear and simple gospel that once they embraced with child-like faith.
The Cure: "For what I received I passed on to you as of first importance: that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, that he was buried, that he was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures…." 1 Corinthians 15:3,43.Arrogance Sadly, there are Christians who think they are above sharing the gospel.After all, isn't that what they pay the pastor, youth leader and missionary to do?But that did not make me love him any less, and did nothing to tamper the absolute devastation that pummeled me when we broke up. I’ve known Kirsten for 12 years, and even though she lives on the other side of the country, we remain very close and she knows all my shit. As I talked and sobbed and blubbered and talked some more it all came out.Even months after we split, Sundays when my kids are with their dad and I would have otherwise spent with my ex-boyfriend, I instead engaged in unseemly behavior like walking around the streets of Manhattan while bawling uncontrollably, listening to John Legend on a loop and reading the on Carrie and Mr. Not only was all this embarrassing, it was also incongruous with the events at hand. Besides the end of my relationship, my mom has been unwell.Fear is the biggest culprit that keeps most Christians from evangelizing.