As I began to think about all the writing I’d like to do in the coming days about my trip to Togo, an old burden resurfaced. I love to inform through my writing. Reading can be terribly boring sometimes, and let’s face it, most of us only visit a blog like this because someone shared the link and we got a little bit curious. I’d love for you to come and stay awhile, and I realize that if I’m asking you to do that, I need to give something in return.
The burden I’ve had on my heart has been centered around ministering to women and girls in some way. I haven’t yet figured out what exactly God means for me to do, and most of my friends know that this blog has been a tad ADD over the years, changing topics – nothing wrong with that – and a couple of times, even name changes. I battled with a self titled blog, and if I’m being honest, I still do. But, many writers have blogs that are self titled, and contrary to my thought that it’s quite a prideful thing, I’ve resigned myself to the belief that it’s simply a way to share one’s own work and nothing more.
As I continue to seek God’s will for my life concerning a ministry to women, I realize there is much that can be done in the meantime. A Facebook post scrolled on my timeline this very morning inviting bloggers to join a website called Good Morning Girls as they blog through the Bible. What a neat idea, and surely I cannot be the only one who struggles with consistency in my Bible study! [Read more...]by