Posts tagged God's Grace
When Marriage isn't all Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice | Marvelous Mundane

“Would you have married me then, if you knew everything you know now?”, he asks, midway through a heated argument.

“Well maybe you shouldn’t have married me either!”, I spew back. “There were some bright red flags waving all over the place!”

Anger is written across our verbal ping-pong game, carried in the sharp-tipped word arrows flying back and forth across the room. Our tucked away histories, our not-so-hidden expectations, our never-dealt-with feelings, our barely-covered sins, they all come tumbling out as our emotions free our tongues.

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You Are Not A Project | Marvelous Mundane

Your very presence is a present, a gift from the Giver of all good gifts. And when your presence requires more from me than I feel I have to give, whether nights of unslept sleep, days of unplanned interruptions, or years of untouched dreams, I will remember that you are never a disruption, but a gift of grace

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Grace is Here: Hope for a Weary Mom | Marvelous Mundane

On the long and weary days, let’s turn our eyes upward. Let’s believe there is grace to be seen and experienced in the imperfect and unexpected. Let’s rejoice in the presence of God more than we rejoice in perfectly executed plans, compliant children or empty laundry baskets.

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