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We're all searching.

We may not realize it, but we are. We try to find that perfect thing that will make us feel loved, valued, and complete. And so, we search. We try to find it in our work, our kids, our causes, etc. The list is endless and it provides a temporary fix. We all belong to the same club. A club filled with broken people…in search of.

But God sees us. He sees us running to whatever it is that catches our attention for the moment. He sees that we’re tired and weary as we pursue what we are truly in search of.

And what is that?
Love. A Love that can only be found in HIM.

Blooming in the Gray

A few months ago, I made a huge decision. I decided to retire.  I use the word retired, loosely because I truly feel I have more of me to give in life.  The problem is, I just don’t know exactly what that is.  In January, after undergoing shoulder surgery, I was certain I’d be back to work and slide easily back into place.  Nope.  Not a chance. 

What is a mission statement?

So, what is a personal mission statement?  It is a series of simple statements that describe how your unique strengths and giftings can impact others.  The key question is: how will you serve through your gifts?