"Friendship is born at the moment when one person says to another 'What! I thought I was the only one'"
Some people know what God's calling is for their life from a young age, and are able to spend all that time working towards it. Others only get it much later on in their lives, I know I'm still young, 3 days shy of being 19. But till now I didn't know properly what God's calling was for my life. I found it difficult to choose a study and stick to it, because nothing felt 100% fitting or right for me. Every time I drew a plan it did a 180 on me and I could start from scratch again.
In Ecclesiastes 7:2 it says, "It is better to go to a house of mourning than to go to a house of feasting, for death is the destiny of everyone; the living should take this to heart." As I was walking through the funeral grounds with my dad, he commented how beautiful they actually are. I smiled and thought of this verse and told my dad about it
As a third culture kid you learn to adapt to everything, you don't have much of your own boundaries or opinions because when in Rome, do as the Romans do. We adapt to every situation rather easily and without question
I find it not a coincidence that it says 365 times in the bible, to not fear. For every single day of the year, whatever you may be fearing, there is a verse that tells you to not fear. Life likes to throw a lot of things at us, reasons why we should be afraid,…