Reading Dr Seuss before bed has become our thing. Grandpa is in charge of tickle-tests, 4-wheelers, Oreos and milk. Climbing up, we snuggle under blankets and sheets one, two, three. Eager at what we know is coming: shoulder to shoulder giggling over zany characters, tongue twisters, elephants in trees. Lights burn way past bedtime, laughter … Continue reading The Privilege of Scripture: Storytime With Your Savior
The first time I heard someone say it, I thought God a cruel deity. The second time was after I’d read the whole Bible and couldn’t wait to set the record straight. She decreed it to a crowd of us during a lady’s retreat, “God never gives us more than we can handle.” Snapping back … Continue reading Getting More Than You Can Handle: The Truth About What God Gives
"Call to Me, and I will answer you, and show you great and mighty things, which you do not know." Jer 33:3 A great hindrance of man is that he thinks he knows. He plans as though there is always tomorrow. Expects results from the works of his own hands. Predicts a future of which … Continue reading Great and Mighty Things!