Personal Growth can seem impossible because of your past.
This morning my kitty has been so demanding, rubbing up against me, whining. He has this pitiful high pitched squeak that rips my heart out. I have already fed him, and I gave him a good brush down, but he acts like he needs something more.
Have you ever felt that way? Restless? Not sure what you need? Maybe you have been deeply hurt, a pain that radiates to the center of who you are. That is so hard.
Some of us may handle that pain by crying out, others may withdraw, or work hard to stop feeling.
We were designed to live in a perfect world with perfect relationships and to be loved, adored.
However, the world is broken. We can feel the groan.
Romans 8 says For we know that the whole creation has been groaning together in the pains of childbirth until now.
What is the answer?
Today I have Jane Rubietta. She has just completed her first novel, The forgotten Life of Evelyn Lewis, and her main character deals with these problems.