• Devotional,  Life

    Relinquishing Control

    Recently, a dear family member of mine was taken advantage of by those scamsters who prey on the elderly. She was convinced to turn over money that she didn’t have in order to win a supposed bigger sum of money. My heart broke for her as she felt dumb, tricked, and naïve.   She felt even more embarrassed as several family members arrived to help sort it out, becoming a burden she didn’t want to be. We all loved on and encouraged her, but the conversation eventually took a turn down a road that we were all dreading. Relinquishing her finances. No one wanted to take away another piece of her…