Friday, September 21, 2012

Wide

Wide . . . 
the word conjures up so much in my head.

Wide . . . 
how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ (Eph. 3:18) was the first thing that came to my mind. what a wonderful picture!

Wide . . . 
how wide are the shifts in mood around my house from day to day (or moment to moment).
it's been a bit of roller coaster around here lately.
lots of changes.
my son left for college.
my husband started graduate school.
my daughter is in her senior year of college -- classes, working, internship -- all while dealing with bipolar disorder.
i am reinventing my relationship with my parents and coming to grips with the long lasting effects of childhood sexual abuse.
wide shifts.

Wide . . . 
open possibilities.
open opportunities.
open future.


linking up at Five Minute Friday

5 comments:

  1. Thanks for your post. Ephesians is the first thing I thought of as well. I will be praying for your family and all their life events going on!!

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  2. How hopeful that no matter how wide our emotions span, Christ's love is even wider!

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  3. Sometimes life is indeed very "wide" with the range of what we face, feel, survive. And yet, God's love is wider still. I love the way you ended this post, and how you used wide for FMF.

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  4. When I think of wide I think of how wide my butt is getting and I have to say thank you because now I will think of this post instead.

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