God never intended for us to walk through life alone. And deep down we know it. We need people in our lives who really know us, accept us and love us. Having people in our lives can make our trials bearable and make our triumphs worth celebrating. We can listen and share, help and encourage, support and be supported.
We know this. We agree with this but why do so many of us still try to walk through life alone? I’m guessing that as soon as you read that question, a dozen reasons immediately sprang to your mind. And I am also guessing that some are legitimate and that others are just excuses.
Let’s think through some of these reasons together and explore ways to move beyond them and experience the intimate connections we all crave.