Healing Comes To The Broken Places First by Eric Foshee
I had a friend that had a hat that said that, "healing comes to the broken places first." I always thought it was a cool saying. It's taken me a long time to really begin to grasp the magnitude of that statement.
Two years ago today one of the greatest tragedies of my life occurred. My mom suddenly passed away. My mom was in great shape and very healthy, played piano at church every Sunday up to that day. In fact, that night she had gone and had dinner and went to a movie with her small group, went to bed and never woke. My mom was a tough woman who had walked through a lot but to this day is one of the most godly women I've ever met. I wouldn't be where I am if it weren't for the hours on her knees for me. I believe with everything I am God simply said, "well done my good and faithful servant" and allowed her to quietly enter into His presence. (read more)