Last week on Facebook, I posted a quick thought about the state of my messy house. I said simply
“Mom, do you know what it means when you have dishes in the sink? It means you fed your family. It means you’re awesome.”
I was talking to myself.
I was in the grips of guilt because my house wasn’t exactly company ready when the doorbell rang. It wasn’t a drop-in guest. I should have been more prepared, but life got in the way.
It wasn’t until I viewed my home through the lens of Grace that I could see the beauty of my messy house. Come look. I think you’ll see it too. [Read more…]