By By Gail Schmidt, Volunteer for Setting Captives Free
January 5, 2023
As I was reading a favorite book I got for Christmas this year, I came across a passage that talked about the Japanese art of Kintsugi. According to Wikipedia, “Kintsugi is the Japanese art of repairing broken pottery by mending the areas of breakage with lacquer dusted or mixed with powdered gold, silver, or platinum.”
Through His Spirit in me, God nudged my heart to understand that this is how He treats us, His children. When we first meet Jesus, we put our faith in Him as our Lord and Savior. We turn our lives over to Him and ask Him to make us more like Him. He accomplishes this by breaking our hearts in order for us to turn from sin and live for ...