Conntecting the Dots

Posts Tagged: crisis

Hope Amidst the Darkness

Inky blackness was the only thing visible when I looked out my window early this morning. Two hours later, the darkness began a silent transformation. Slowly, slowly the black morphed to blue, and as it did, the outline of the fir trees outside became visible. Within minutes, I could see the hill facing the condo… [ read more ]

Three Insights on Prayer

Prayer is a divine mystery to me so I love discovering new truths about it. I recently ran across this passage and found it contained several keys to a more effective prayer life. “When Elisha arrived, the child was indeed dead, lying there on the prophet’s bed. He went in alone and shut the door… [ read more ]

What to do When Your World Caves In

I’ve spoken at two women’s retreats this month, and oh, the stories I hear. Obviously, for confidentiality’s sake, I can’t go into detail about them. But I can say that women carry huge burdens…. Some are battling cancer or watching their loved ones fight the disease. Others tell of their husband’s unfaithfulness or of them… [ read more ]