“Memories can be a minefield. Sometimes it’s better to keep moving forward, not back.” -Leon Ames, Garage Sale Mysteries: Searched and Seized
Ponder the Text: The Lord himself goes before you and will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged. -Deuteronomy 31:8, NIV
Prompt for Thought: What grain of sand do you need God to help turn into a pearl?
Prayer for the Journey: God, we know that life is not always easy. However, we trust your love, even when we don’t always see what you see. Thank you for keeping us in our pain and grief. Thank you for helping us to create pearls from our grains of sand. In Jesus’ name, Amen.