Every one of us has dead parts. It took me 10 years and 13.1 miles to rise above mine. What will your “Rising Above” look like?
Last night I went on a trail run. I guess I should preface this with a confession–I don’t trail run.
Have you ever thought about running a marathon? Or maybe a half marathon? Or maybe a 5k? Or maybe to the mailbox?
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“It’s just a 5k.”
That’s what I kept telling myself as I prepared for my first race which took place this morning.
I kept down playing the race. Whenever my husband would mention it, I’d kind of shrug it off; “It’s just a k5.” I would tell him. “Eryn,” He’d stop me and make sure he had my attention. “It’s your first race!” I’d smile. But it really was only a 5k.
Raising kids stirs something deep in our souls — an innate knowing that our time is finite. Taking my kids outside in creation, I’m discovering how to stretch our time and pack it to the brim with meaning. God’s creativity provides the riches of resources for teaching the next generation who He is and how He loves us. Join our adventure and discover inspiration and resources for refusing rush, creating habits of rest, living intentionally, and making the most of this beautiful life!