It’s day one of our adventure. . .
Years ago I remember people saying, “Suzie, have faith!”
Um, what’s next?
Well-meaning and incredibly kind people started telling me things to do. The result is that I got this wrong-headed idea that faith was somehow dependent on me.
Maybe if I repeated a few words enough, faith would sink into my heart. It didn’t.
Maybe if I pushed down my feelings, they’d go away. They didn’t.
Maybe if I pretended like I had it all together, eventually I would. That didn’t happen either.
Then, what is faith?
The dictionary says it’s “complete trust in something or someone.” [Read more…]