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  1. Andie, this is beautiful. Every day God says, “Rest in me” and I take great consolation from that. Blessings and peace to you.

  2. Hi Andie:
    One of the things that I struggle with is anxiety. During times of difficulty, when I fear what’s ahead of me, and I decide to pray, almost always I hear Jesus say “Do not be afraid for I am with you”. When I’m angry sometimes I can reply, “how can you tell someone who you know suffers from anxiety to not be afraid?! It comes natural to me to be afraid! I don’t know how not to be afraid!”

    Of course, what I’m going through is nothing compared to losing a daughter. And yet if Jesus told that father to have faith, for He was with him, then it gives me hope that there is a sense to all of this, there is hope not just for the future, but for this moment, for He is with me and I’m in His hands.

    Maybe peace is not lack of anxiety. Maybe faith is not lack of doubts. Maybe it is much more than that. Maybe it is not a lack of all these things, but something wonderful that is added to our human frailty.

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