Learning to Fly in Times of Waiting

  by Cindy Hester Okay, I’m not going to lie. This has already been a rough week and it is only Wednesday. I don’t mean it has been a “bad hair day” and “my clothes just don’t fit right” kind of week. It has been one of those gut wrenching, life altering, shake you to […]

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Enlightenment in Times of Waiting

Christmas came and went, and we survived. My ex-husband shared Christmas day with us, which proved more awkward than expected. Looking back I am not sure why I thought it would be anything less. The day had been filled with grandiose gestures attempting to prove that he had changed, that he thought I was wonderful, and […]

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Learning the Joy of Giving in Times of Waiting

What a beautiful day it had turned out to be. Days like this I truly appreciated the large store front window which spanned across the front of our waiting area. Main street in my home town proved to be the perfect location to work, particularly during this chapter of my life. Friends and neighbors waved when passing by, often […]

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Going Through the Valley in Times of Waiting

The gray skies matched my gray mood. I wrapped my sweater closer around my body attempting to keep the cold damp November wind at bay. The kids clothes were packed ready to go to their Dad’s after Thanksgiving lunch with my family. I felt grateful they would be with me for at least part of […]

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Thought for the Weekend, Restoration & Peace

  Isaiah 30:15  In repentance and rest is your salvation, in quietness and trust is your strength… Jeremiah 30:17 For I will restore health to you, and your wounds I will heal, declares the Lord 1 Corinthians 14:33 …for God is not a God of confusion but of peace… 2 Thessalonians 3:16 Now may the […]

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Learning About Friendship in Times of Waiting.

We all experience good days as well as bad. This day definitely qualified for the good category. One thing I had come to realize since being on my own was how isolated I had become from healthy friendships – especially friendships with women. Because I had lost sight of my intrinsic value in Christ, I had placed my […]

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