So I think this little image is going to start appearing more often in my blog posts. In fact, I even gave it its own label. It’s something that is slowly spinning around my being. Mission Story. What does it mean? And why is it taking up so much brain space?
It’s about remembering your story is unwritten. It’s unfolding. Sometimes we think things are decided, but they’re not. This life you’re living, it’s not done.
Story is organic. Constantly living and changing and adapting. I like this. I like how we can collect snippets of our past and weave them into a tale. Then we continue living and telling our story and it weaves around, revealing more. Understanding more. Connecting more.
The important thing is we don’t give up. We trust Story. We know that as we hold the stories of our lives, we’ll see things more clearly. This is another part of Mission Story, to believe in our stories and to know they are worthy.
Mission Story is about encouraging others to share their stories. Stories shared make life rich. When we share our stories, we inspire others to do the same. as we listen to stories, we gain insight about life. Stories intersect and make the world more bearable.
Mission Story. I’m pretty sure it’s going to change my life.