The Glory Revealed

In the past few months I have watched my mom suffer a LOT! I can not imagine the pain that she is going through. I have started reading the bible more in the past couple weeks and stumbled upon this verse. It pretty much sums up my mom’s life right now!

“For I consider that our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us” -Romans 8:18

Glory: Splendor, magnificence, or honor. This is what Webster says of glory. My mom is a super hero; she has suffered every push and shove from this cancer, and she is still caring for our family! Praising God when she’s suffering; this is my mom’s glory!

Sometimes I feel like I’m the one suffering with all of this. I have been disappointed with things like the Disney trip! But then I think, “I am selfish to think I am the one suffering. My mom is suffering, and the glory is being revealed!” This verse has inspired me to live the rest of my life facing its trials head on. When I have struggles in my life I want the glory only attainable through God. When you surrender to his plan for your life and live it to the fullest, this is when the glory will be revealed.

This is Micalyn, and God has been faithful to me.


9 thoughts on “The Glory Revealed

  1. And Micalyn, your Mom and Dad are blessed to have such wonderful children like you. Thank you for sharing your thoughts. They are beautiful.

  2. Micalyn, God’s glory is definitely being revealed through you, too. May he bless you in a special way as you become Jesus with skin on and spread his glory everywhere you go today. Give your mom a hug from me, okay? Thanks!

  3. Micalyn, I am praising with you as you see God’s glory through your mom. May God continue to give you strength as you support your mom, dad, and siblings. Keep reading His Word.

  4. Micalyn, You are wise beyond your years and God wll surely Bless you for your testimony. You also honor your parents. A true testimony of the way you are being raised. May God bring comfort,peace and healing to all 7 of the Maeirs.

  5. Micalyn, your faith during this difficult time for your family is truly inspiring! Your parents have obviously instilled a deep love of God in all of you. You are an amazing family. God bless you all!

  6. Micalyn, God will help your family in many different ways. I have been praying for you and your family every single day! Give aunt Tara a hug from me please!! I love you and i hope to see you soon!! Love, Hannah

  7. Micalyn, my heart rejoices and praises God for what an awesome young godly woman you are. You have a tremendous gift to clearly express your heart. Keep on trusting HIM! I know your heart aches yet you think of your previous Mom and others. You are a fruit producer in a time of drought (Jerm. 17: 7+8). Looking forward to knowing you more in the days to come as we are moving to your area this summer. Keep on keeping on your knees for HIM! Uncle Gary and Aunt Barb

  8. Tara, You might not remember me, my name is Heather Johnson. Don and Rose Johnson’s daughter. I was very close to your brother Tim, when we were young. I just want you to know that I pray for you twice a day! lol! Once should be enough! I was shot twice in the back, in 1991. I had three babies, told there was no medical reason why I lived. I know why! I have followed your and your husbands words and very personal thoughts and I just want you to know, I love you and I will never stop praying for you, Tara and your wonderful family!!! And pleases tell Tim hello for me and I miss him! May God Bless You! I believe He has Blessed you! Love Heather

  9. My dearest Micalyn, here are a couple more verses I like to read & meditate on. Love and miss you all so much, keep taking care of your mom and never loose sight of that Revealing Glory!

    You armed me with strength for battle;
    you made my adversaries bow at my feet.
    Psalms 18:39

    When faced with an overwhelming situation, remember David. Put a little rock in your pocket and in the name of the Lord go out & face it!

    With your help I can advance against a troop;
    with my God I can scale a wall.
    Psalm 18:29

    When faced with threatening obstacles or situations, don’t pray for God to take them away, but ask Him to help you over it!

    O Lord, you have given me so very much. Thank you that it has not been too easy, but that I have had to put forth an effort to obtain it. I have been blessed in so many wonderful ways, and so I offer my thanks and my praise. Lord help me to be a craftsman at the trade of life. Let me live a life of quality, giving attention to the finer points of life, and always giving glory and honor to you. AMEN

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