When your family breaks apart, your life becomes a series of new "firsts".
Typically, I'm not a fan of New Year's Resolutions. Mostly, because they're useless. But these aren't just resolutions. These are proclamations. It's me yelling into the wind saying, "I'M STILL HERE"
When all I feel is worry, hurt, and sadness it's easy to forget the promises of God.
The ugly truth about pain, is that it will cause us to disconnect from God, and loose our way.
Sometimes I don't want to be the bigger person. Sometimes, I want to be the petty, small person who has perfectly planned comebacks
With half the country's marriages ending in divorce, the demise of my own marriage may not seem that shocking. But it was shocking to me.