“What word would I put in wood blocks on my mantel?” I knew my answer without thinking – Nourish!
Did a word pop into your mind with the question? This was a question I posed in a Thanksgiving post on blessing with our words.
The first place I began to savor the word ‘nourish‘ was in the Bible story of Joseph.
This spoiled and favored brother out of ten, who was thrown into a pit by his jealous brothers, understood times of feasting and times of famine – he’d experienced loss of his family, slavery, disappointment.
I am drawn to moments of impact – those moments that creep up on you, then change your life forever.
There is one particularly electric moment in Joseph’s story – high emotion, high drama, high stakes., that I am drawn to.
Let me tell you the story…. [Read more…]