'I still have the piece of paper—not surprising considering my sentimentality and that it was only two years ago when I wrote it. It is dated May 5th, 2011. I don’t remember kneeling down by the bed to pull out the prayer box and put it inside, but I must have. It is an odd prayer, especially for a barely-seventeen-year-old.
"Dearest Lord—teach me to say ‘if I get married’ instead of ‘when’,” I’d written. I finished with an Elisabeth Elliot reference. “Settle my heart ‘where true joys are found’.”'
I'm guest posting today on Aubrey Sampson's blog. Head on over to finish reading!