Are you feeling heartbroken?
Are you longing for a sanctuary to run to?
This beautiful song lifted my heart when I first heard it and I hope it brings you comfort as well. I was reminded where to find sanctuary. I was reminded that the sanctuary I desperately long for isn’t always found by running away but running into the arms of those I love. That sanctuary can be found in the remembering of happy times. Sometimes we need our loved ones to help us remember these by sharing their stories and memories with us. And other times no spoken words are needed. There is sanctuary to be found in sitting in silence together until we can go on.
It may not always be a person. It could be a place or an activity that brings you rest.
Ask yourself what is it that sustains you, that brings you comfort, that nourishes and soothes your soul, that brightens your spirits? And do that. Do more of that. Until you can carry on…
Author, Publisher and Women's Retreat Host
Annette Bridges is an author, publisher and women’s retreat host on a mission to help every woman realize her story is extraordinary, valuable and noteworthy. Part of Annette’s own journaling practice includes collecting ideas, quotes, songs, videos and photos that inspire her. She shares some of her finds in these weekly “Be Inspired” posts to lift your spirit with encouragement, comfort and joy.
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