If only I knew how You’d take care of this, then I’d never have to worry. The foolishness of my thoughts suddenly breached my consciousness.Continue Reading
6 Ways to Become a Better Communicator
“Can I get your opinion on something?” I asked my son.
“Why? So you can do the opposite?”Continue Reading
How to Be a Better Communicator
My journal flipped to a prayer I’d written earlier that year. “Lord, please help me become a better communicator.” I laughed out loud. I’d just poured my frustrations into my journal after another wearisome attempt to connect with my roommate. God’s answer to my prayer was not what I’d imagined.Continue Reading
When It Doesn’t Feel Like God Is for Me
“Why did this happen?” My nine-year-old son’s question echoed my thoughts as he snuggled next to me in our oversized arm chair.
His teacher had crushed his world that day. I later learned many students struggled under the new teacher. But my son was the first casualty—at least that I knew about.
I held Brant and silently asked God for help. His gentle whisper resonated. “I’m for Brant.”Continue Reading