He is calling you and me to do new things in the darkness and none of His instructions command us to quit.
Many times, our dark places are about perspective in comparison to others. Someone may have woken up with an ache here or pain there but someone else may have just received a terminal diagnosis. Someone may have a child who wet the bed this morning while another man or woman deals with a child or a parent who wets the bed every morning.
Do you remember your parents telling you that? I do. Believe it or not I occasionally had a smart mouth and this was the warning I’d receive before other nonverbal, physical actions were taken.
Caregiving can be stressful! Do yourself a favor and get connected. Here are two opportunities for you to do so with regularity:
If you need some cheer in your life, a treat, a gift for someone, or a simple attitude adjustment
Shining Lights community group in conjunction with Rizing Starz, Inc. a 501c3 organization is developing an info bank and library of resources for parents and caregivers of people with special needs
When your day doesn’t turn out as planned, consider that you are chosen for something special and free to pursue it.
Be a blessing. Get in the know … learn how you can lead a support group for caregivers.
We’re Back & We’re Better and Shining Brighter than ever! Join Shining Lights before 9/8/19.
Stop by our spot to sip and share with those who provide care.