Conntecting the Dots

Posts Tagged: where is God

How Shall We Respond to Paris Events?

  As I write this, the sun’s playing peek-a-boo through the trees in our yard. It sneaks past limbs, branches and leaves and silently streams through windows and blinds. It’s a welcome sight after a week of grey, wind, and rain. But today it’s so much more than that.   To me, the sunshine signifies… [ read more ]

In the Beginning God

  Every year I read through the Bible using a New Living Translation edition written expressly for that purpose. How appropriate on 01/01—the beginning of a new year—to see these words written in the first verse of the first chapter of the first book of the Bible: “In the beginning God…”   To me, beginning… [ read more ]

Finding Hope in Life’s Hard Places

  I hear several heart-breaking stories every time I speak at a women’s retreat or conference. I suspect it will happen again this weekend.   Inevitably someone will tell me that her husband either views pornography, has admitted to having an affair, or has left her and their children. Others will speak of loss, perhaps… [ read more ]