If you follow me on social media then you know that at the beginning of this month, I was licensed as a minister. It was actually one of the best moments of my life for several reasons:
Over my lifetime I’ve celebrated many accomplishments. This blog isn't about me not being able to find a place and something to do in the world because I've been able to do that in several ways but the one thing that I had not been able to do, was find my place in the world and feel complete and total satisfaction once there.
With all the degrees, wonderful friendships I've maintained, good church attendance I've claimed, nothing gave me the lasting satisfaction I didn't even realize I was searching for like that day.
Why? Because I know that what I'm doing now is what I’ve been purposed and anointed to do for God. Not what others desired for me, not what everyone was pushing me to go into, not even what I wanted to be doing because it was safe. It's quite the opposite actually and has been met with much opposition but it has never felt so right. Even with all the wrong going on =)
You know you're passionate about something and purposed to do something when you are okay without the titles, without the paycheck, without the exposure, without the recognition, without fully knowing the
Melanie N. Lee
I just REALLY love Jesus!!!
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