"Your weakness is designed to open you up to My Power. Therefore, do not fear your limitations or measure the day's demands against your strength...When I allow difficulties to come into your life, I equip you fully to hand them." (141)
To me weaknesses and difficulties are kind of like miniature doorways. Doorways I must crawl through, to get on the other side into a spacious place of sunlight.
Some doorways, however, are more like long, dark, enclosed thresholds, silent and suffocating. As I slowly inch my way along, in the midst of the crawl, I am surprised to discover hidden tools that equip, assist and sustain me. Tools I would have missed, if I had not been on my knees! These tools are not easily uncovered because they are camouflaged in challenge. With each tool, I discover more power, more strength! While this is not my favorite journey, I do like the sunlight...
Beyond the Theshold ...dmc