Every once in a while, I come across a scripture I grapple with.

Rubs me the wrong way.

Especially when that same scripture is applied by sweet and lovely people who think repeating it to you will make everything right. And you try to appreciate their words but in your head you just wish they really knew your battle better.

And trust me, I’m preaching to the choir here, I’ve done it too. Maybe we can start a new initiative? Never quote scripture at someone unless you have the time to really sit down and fellowship with it right into that person’s life and mess?

I know, I’m totally rambling. It’s just that kind of day.

So here’s the scripture that has started this whole rambly blog post.

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