Shame-less

Don’t you think that shame is the hardest wound to heal?  Shame is not even easy to get a grasp on or talk about…its kind of enigmatic.

But we’ve all felt it I think:  This feeling of not-good-enough.

I love that God doesn’t try to minimize my shame, but he doesn’t focus on it either.  

He sort of just moved past it and tells me what is great about me.  

He tells me that I have a positive destiny.

He tells me He’s crazy about me.

I’m crazy about you too, God.  You are brave and kind and wise and true.  You have my heart. 💛

Regarding Zion, I can’t keep my mouth shut, regarding Jerusalem, I can’t hold my tongue, Until her righteousness blazes down like the sun and her salvation flames up like a torch. Foreign countries will see your righteousness, and world leaders your glory. You’ll get a brand-new name straight from the mouth of God . You’ll be a stunning crown in the palm of God ’s hand, a jeweled gold cup held high in the hand of your God. No more will anyone call you Rejected, and your country will no more be called Ruined. You’ll be called Hephzibah (My Delight), and your land Beulah (Married), Because God delights in you and your land will be like a wedding celebration. For as a young man marries his virgin bride, so your builder marries you, And as a bridegroom is happy in his bride, so your God is happy with you.
Isaiah 62:1‭-‬5 MSG

https://bible.com/bible/97/isa.62.1-5.MSG

Published by strawberry0043

i am married to my best friend. I love Jesus more than life. I have an autoimmune disorder. I have joyfully born five children and been pregnant with seven. I have a disabled child. I have a mentally ill family member who abused my child and lied about it. I have one prodigal child who I may never see again.💚 I enjoy dealing with life as it is, not as it should be.💚 I have been unhappily and happily married to one man since 1995 (thank heaven!) I want to encourage💚 share hope in my world💚 Remind us and equip us to live in this difficult century. 💚June 2020

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