Watching kids and parents interact provides a fascinating study in human nature. For instance, how many times must a mom or dad tell a child to do something—pick up their toys, get dressed, or sit at the table for dinner, for instance? In most cases, kids don’t obey the first command issued. They dawdle… [ read more ]
Posts Tagged: surrender
How can we say “Whatever” to God when the going gets tough? Read on to learn what I’ve discovered in the past days and weeks.
Have you ever wrestled with God’s ways not making sense? Honestly, sometimes I shake my head at how He boggles human logic. My last blog told the story of how God directed our family away from a lucrative position and lakefront home to a year-round Christian camp. My husband worked there as an intern for… [ read more ]
God’s ways are soooo not our natural ways. Just look at the contrast… God: be content Self: strive for more God: forgive Self: get even God: wait Self: get it now God: give up your rights Self: demand them God: surrender Self: resist The latter example popped off the page at me this morning as I read Jeremiah… [ read more ]