Blessed by a Song
" Consider it genuine joy, my own brothers and sisters, when you face studies of many types. ” (NIV, James you: 2). This kind of verse hits me in a really strong way. How can one check out his/her trials and problems and find pleasure? Laura Story elaborates on this mindset in her music, " Benefits. ” (Appendix). This has been my personal favorite song since the first time We heard this on the the airwaves. The lyrics with the song are really powerful; they leave the listener considering. 'Cause imagine if your benefits come through rain drops
Imagine if Your healing comes through cry
What if 1000 sleepless nights are what it takes to find out You're around What if studies of this your life are The mercies in disguise
When going through problematic times in life, Laura reminds us through music that Goodness is all-powerful and all loving.
Laura published this music after your woman and her husband skilled a major problem. Soon after their very own marriage, her husband, Martin, was hospitalized with a head tumor. This was a trial that most newlyweds don't have to confront, more serious than not placing the cover back for the toothpaste or leaving soiled socks in the floor. Martin and Laura were very strong in their trust even though they were tempted to question God during this sort of a tragic time. Martin suffered significant vision and memory damage. At a single point, he was seriously unwell, being kept alive by a breathing machine. " How do this be a blessing? ” Laura asked God often. How can one find joy in the fear and loneliness such as the one Laura was experiencing? God typically works in mysterious methods. During a job interview, Laura talks about, " A lot more filled with things you don't expect, but the Scriptures tells us to respond by trusting God and continuing to worship him. ” (Carter) Martin have not received total healing. Nevertheless , the couple has set their trust in God and used this kind of experience to reach out to others. Through Laura's songs and their ministry, they have seen to people going through trials as they did, and...
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Carter, R. L
Story, 12 Apr. 2011. Web. 18 Sept. 2013.