Wow. I knew about this post, but kept being prevented from getting to read it. Not sure why. Today, I was feeling low and the Lord led me to 3 blog posts which gently raised me up from that place. This story, while about horses, is truly speaking so much more to my heart just as it will to anyone who reads it. I am crying as I write this and it is just as likely that you will cry as you read it. His timing is perfect. He loves us. Spread the Word. Thanks Annette!
The cell phone rang when I was half way across town running a routine errand. “Our cousin is moving to Florida and he has two horses he wants to give away,” my aunt announced. “He’s had offers, but he wants someone who will love them.”
My heart pounded. My mind raced. And then just as quickly, I reasoned my way back to reality.
“I don’t have a place to keep one horse,” I told her. “I sure don’t have a place to keep two.”
“Well then, find one,” she said matter-of-factly. “And you’ll need to do it soon. He’s already leased his land and needs to find a home for them by Saturday.”
It was Monday.
We hung up and I did what I always do when I don’t know what…
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