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Welcome to Day 25 of the 31 Days to Hallway Praise challenge!
Many of us have gone through, are going through, or will go through some pretty trying circumstances. And the last thing we want is to lose our joy in the midst of hardship. Reading through missionary stories – their struggles and their triumphs – always helps me to remember that we’re not alone in our struggles and that the Lord is right there with us.
Today’s assignment is easy: read a missionary story!
Do you have any missionary stories floating around your bookshelves? If so, grab one and dive in. Even if you’ve read it before, it never hurts to re-read it! Or see if a friend has one you’ve not yet read. Sometimes even public libraries keep a collection of missionary stories on their shelves. It’s worth looking into, especially since libraries are free (provided you return your books on time, something that I’ve not been great at in the past). [Read more…]