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Often when God speaks, he will say the same thing through a sermon, a passage of Scripture, a chance conversation, or an unexpected encounter. When we begin looking for these sacred echoes, we are better able to recognize God's voice in our life and walk more confidently in the fullness of what God has for us. Continue Reading...
Job and his friends ask God a laundry list of “Why?” questions.
Why did this happen? Why did God not prevent it? Why does God allow such pain and loss?
Those ancient questions are much different than the ones we ask God today.
Situations. Circumstances. Experiences. Many of them leaving us asking, “Why?” Continue Reading...
What do you do about your weekly small group when your schedule gets crazy?
You can’t find a small group that meets on the only night you’re available.
The Bible study at your church doesn’t offer childcare.
You miss too many meetings because of the kid’s practices, concerts, and the never-ending carpool responsibilities.
Or maybe your church doesn’t offer small groups during the summer because of conflicting schedules. Continue Reading...
The young mom coos at her six-month-old child as she reaches to rub noses with her baby girl. The child releases a gleeful sound of delight. The love between the two wafts across the room. I inhale deeply. Then remember where I am.
This isn’t just any room.
This is the breast cancer waiting room.
This woman is fighting for her life. Continue Reading...