Grip His hand, Embrace the Journey.

June 15, 2016

Grip His hand, Embrace the Journey.

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“Embrace the journey”– how many times have you heard that phrase?

What’s that really mean? How exactly do we do that?

Life is full of curveballs and celebratory moments. It has it’s ups and downs, moments of desperation and deliverance, displays of faith and displays of fear….it is jam packed full of opportunities to curse the ride or embrace the journey.

The more I go around the curves, in and out of transitions and travel through the seasons, the greater the revelation becomes that embracing my journey is only possible if I am embracing my Jesus.

My next step is unknown and so I grip His hand, trusting that it will take me where I need to go. And the more I grip His hand, the stronger I am. The more I grip His hand, the greater I know what it feels like– gentle, always pointing towards truth and forever open to my grasp.

He doesn’t let go. He holds tightly to my white-knuckled, fearful hands as He knows that the only avenue I have to true purpose is in Him.

Jesus, thank You that today, I learn more of what Your hand feels like and in turn, more of what Your heart is about. Because I know You’re leading me, I choose to embrace every step of today’s journey.

“We can make our plans but the Lord determines our steps.” -Proverbs 16:9

“But blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord, whose confidence is in Him.” -Jeremiah 17:7

xoxo,
Cleere





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