Beautiful Lessons in Trust

We stand in line for coffee, my stomach growling as we chat about children and mom-things. She reaches the cash register first. While she pays, I pick through plastic-wrapped sandwiches, lost deep in thought about whether the turkey club with jalapeno mayo will be too spicy. I don’t like spicy. As she turns to walk … Continue reading Beautiful Lessons in Trust

A Confident Hope

Rejoice in our confident hope. Be patient in trouble, and keep on praying. (Romans 12:12, NLT) I threw my Bible on the table. Hard. "I'm done with this," I told my small group. "Don't bother praying for my situation because there's no point. I give up." This was two weeks ago. I know it sounds … Continue reading A Confident Hope