Month: August 2016

Something More Glorious

I’ve realized that the longing I have to go home to my soon-to-be husband should fall short in comparison to the anticipation of being in my eternal home with Christ in heaven. We’re just a month from getting married. (!!!) It’s both an exciting and stressful time right now, but praise God for sustaining us through the past ten months! As the big day approaches closer and closer, the more I think about what I’m signing up for. Marriage is a big deal. People have described it as glorious. But marriage is not glorious in it of itself. The wedding is a big day. But ultimately, it’s a day to put Christ on display. As I think about how much I want to move past this engagement phase of my life, I’m convicted knowing that I don’t always long to be with Christ in the same way I long for my fiancé to be my husband. I’ve realized that the longing I have to go home to my soon-to-be husband should fall short in comparison …