I received that box of darkness on Christmas Eve 3 years ago, when I discovered my then husband was cheating on me again. Like the quote says, I now realize what a gift it was to have opened that box of darkness and have the light of truth reveal years of lies, deceit and abuse,
While it’s true that God hates divorce, both the causes and effects, there are circumstances when He allows it, and in His infinite mercy, shows grace and restores those who have been through it.
2 weeks agoby divinelydivorceddivaB L O S S O M // No more withering. No more wilting. Let go of the hurt and pain, and BLOSSOM!! . “To all who mourn...He will give a crown of beauty for ashes, a joyous blessing instead of mourning, festive praise instead of despair.” Isaiah 61:3 .
3 weeks agoby divinelydivorceddivaB L O O M // A Mexican proverb says “they tried to bury us. They didn’t know we were seeds." Or maybe bulbs. Tulip bulbs. Planted deep in the earth during late autumn where they lie dormant during the long, dark, cold days of winter, the bulbs bloom in
2 days agoby divinelydivorceddivaG L O W U P // I definitely shrank during my marriage. I dimmed my light. I lost who I was. I become virtually invisible. I was the real “girl, interrupted”. . But I’ve pressed the resume button, and with the help and grace of God, I am growing
4 weeks agoby divinelydivorceddivaI N V I N C I B L E // Maybe it’s because I’m walking around the land of Julius Caesar, but I’m feeling some kind of way. . Strong. Free. Invincible. . Shake yourself from the dust, rise up...Loose yourself from the chains around your neck, O captive