There are days when looking back is hard on me.
Back to the day my life changed forever. Back to the day that my perfect world was turned upside down.
I've tried my absolute hardest not to look back but forward. For when I start looking back it makes me lose sight of where I'm going. What lies ahead. I get down and discouraged about where I've been.
But on a particular day last week, my Husband reminded me that sometimes "looking back" reminds us of where we've been and why we are going where we are.
My husband was taking our oldest son to school for me while we had our other vehicle being worked on. I hadn't had the opportunity to talk to Rick that morning but I did notice he updated his facebook status (which is rare) later that day.
His status said this... "
God has blessed us with these children and we have such a job to do with them.
I'm so thankful that on that crisp fall morning, Rick reminded me of what a blessing we tow around on a daily basis.
What little miracles appear in our rear view mirror. We ARE blessed.
I'm pushing forward everyday, remembering these things. God is good.
13Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before,
14I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.