Everyone has their own ‘thing’ — a chronic illness, an ongoing broken relationship, a life circumstance that’s not changing anytime soon.

Like being a single mom or dad.

Most of us will never know the daily heartaches or struggles you go through. And because we don’t know all that, and because our lives are full of our stuff, we don’t know how to come along side you and encourage you or comfort you.

A friend of mine shared this blog post recently and I appreciated the insight it gave me for your life. I’ll never know how to love you or encourage you as well as you deserve. But know that this glimmer into your world has made me appreciate your life just a little better than I did before.

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