Sunday, January 23, 2011


I know that many people reading this relate to my title. We are tired people. I am tired of struggling to keep it all together. Guess what? I am not doing a very good job at it. I am tired.

There are many wonderful things in my life. I am blessed and I know it. But I am still tired. I am tired of the crap.

I pray for God's strength. God answers prayer. He knows the plans He has for me. I am comforted by that. But yet I am still tired.

Even the blessings make me tired. That statement is not very Christlike is it. I am blessed that I have 5 healthy children. That is a fact. But there are challenges that make me tired and make me feel very alone.

I am a fortunate person in that my cancer will not likely kill me. And I feel very fortunate indeed. But I am tired. I am tired of the cancer and the freakin treatments and the way that it affects my life.

So I put my eye on the prize. This life that God has given me and knowing that He is beside me and I don't have to walk it alone. But I am still tired.

So yep I rambled but what are blogs for? I did not mean to be a Debbie Downer (stolen from Dawn) but that is how I feel. Tired.


The Montoyas said...

You're in my thoughts Ginger! HANG IN THERE!!!!!

Jamie Smith said...

Although the content is sad, it is beautifully written. I'm sorry for all that you are going through. KEEP THE FAITH!

Ginger said...

you know you girls are the best.

Rissy Roo said...

You're allowed to be tired!!!! Even super woman gets a little down and winded sometimes. Stay strong! xoxoxo

Seven's Heaven said...

It's ok to be tired, and you're honest. Sure miss seeing you but you're not far from my thoughts and you're in my prayers. Ask Him for the strength, He'll give what you need, just enough for today. Let tomorrow worry about itself. Love you

familygregg said...

Brad and I have been having this conversation alot lately. Tired. Weary.

You are loved.

Shannon said...

Hugs Ginger!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Heath Queen said...

"Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest." Matthew 11:28

Yunne Osman said...

a mom of 5? wow! you must be a superwoman for all i know. i have only one child and i'm already half dead. i blog-walk and found your blog. and i like it =)

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freddy said...

wow this is the first time I end up in your blog and I am faschinated. I haven't got words to make u feel less tired, Jesus is the answer yet not the solution... trust in Him and you won't have to do anything else.

God bless you

Anonymous said...

I love your honesty, christianity, while offering us so much hope doesn't anesthetize us from the pain of real life. Hope this will encourage you, Isaiah 61:3-4.

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