• Reflections

    Patience

    Outside our family room window, two large hydrangeas are heavy with buds. Knowing what they will look like in bloom makes the waiting hard. My patience with this process is better than my patience in other areas of nature and life.   Hydrangea buds open slowly, like this recovery I’m going through. The buds and petals of the hydrangea tease, as do my good days versus not so good days. Patience wears thin at times.   Patience is not simply the ability to wait – it’s how we behave while we’re waiting. ~~ Joyce Meyer   Joyce Meyer reminds us that it isn’t only about waiting. Our behavior while waiting…