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Suffering Well

By:  Michelle Muncy Recently I stepped up in our church at the end of Sunday night fellowship and asked them to pray for me. In the past several weeks we have had wave after wave of hardships. One or two I can handle, but this constant bombardment has worn me down. I was to the point I just couldn't handle "one more thing". Have you been here? I'm sure you have. We had just moved to KY when I fell and broke my hand. While I saved myself from a vicious fall down a flight of stairs, it was at the sacrifice of my freedom. I had to have surgery to place pins in my hand, and I soon found myself frustrated at my lack of ability to function. My husband and daughter had to help me bathe, dress, and bring me meals the church so graciously provided. Everything was hard. (Have you ever tried...

Is It Really?

When I begin to think about the topic of ministry being a joy and honor, I realized my soul was really struggling with it. Each time I read over the word... Joy...I had this gut response of Huh...Nope!...Not resonating!

When I read the word...Honor...I wasn't feeling that one either. I read it as though my role as a minister's wife should be more honoring than, let's say, a plumber's wife or some "non-ministry" related position.

Granted,...