“Three times a bridesmaid, never a bride” rang in my ears. Although I was thrilled to stand beside some of the best women I have ever known, I still felt the fear of being left behind.
The church, they keep telling me, is all about community. That’s a lovely idea but it has not been my experience.
Ok, here it goes. This is what I realized this morning: no man has ever pursued me. Does that mean that no man has ever truly known me or loved me, even the man I call my husband?
In a world of couples, being single can be tough. So let’s make sure that they are not left out of ministry, volunteer work, or living a full and purposeful life.
These days, friendship is no longer what I've always known it to be. I did not realize how draining all these transitions would be for my soul.