Everywhere there was joy and restlessness: joy because of the deep love and the miracle of our baby before our eyes; restlessness because of the feel of life shifting… we were now responsible for another life.
Somehow we’ve come to believe that loneliness can be remedied by being connected with others. The truth is, loneliness is remedied not by being connected to the lives of others, but by being invested in the lives of others.
These and other practices have been so important in that they have taught us commitment and intentionality and priorities. With deep love and respect for one another we have continued to grow ever more close to one another, and close to the God...
In some cases, it may be time to go; time to leave a relationship for valid and important reasons, or to leave a job that just isn’t the right fit. But what about the times when it isn’t right to leave?