I’m not sure about you, but in my head, I am still 16. Sometimes I look around and wonder whose house I am in, whose kids are these, and why in the world do these people trust me with these responsibilities at work?
“Am I a well or a wedding band?“
This was the question the Lord asked me as I dreamt one night. Though seemingly straightforward, this simple question has become infinitely richer upon further contemplation. It has corrected several of my misconceived notions about God and revealed deeper layers of His character and love.
“Are you a well or a wedding band? “
I woke up in the morning after a full night of vivid dreams. Though the events of the dreams were still fresh in my mind and seemed full of significance, this one question stood head and shoulders above it all. I knew the moment I heard the words that it was God Himself speaking to me and as a result of the utmost importance.
Growing up, I loved everything French. I took two years of French in high school, loved French food, and, aside from Italy, France was THE place any artist should visit. However, I had never actually been to France. So when the opportunity came to visit Paris last fall, I knew I couldn’t pass it up.
Many of us are very familiar with the Proverbs 31 epilogue, the description of a noble wife. However, I’m going to wait before I add all these noble traits to my New Year’s resolution list. There is more to this woman than doing all the right things, making all the right choices, and living a perfect life...she can laugh.