Katie Overbeek (Ontario, Canada)
[God] has made everything beautiful in its time. - Ecclesiastes 3:11 (NIV)
For years, I struggled to reconcile my ambitions and notions of success with God’s timing and plan for my life. As a musician and songwriter, comparing myself to others in my field and what they were achieving was a perpetual snare.
Then during an extended maternity leave following the birth...
I will measure my success according to God’s word.
Someone struggling to accept God’s timing
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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.”
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