Leaning in to God's plan for me isn't always easy because I am a control freak.
John A. Nelson
Might not we do well to learn, from God's example, to burn with indignant fury until we have delivered our sister or brother from the hand of the oppressor?
When I was serving as a hospital chaplain during seminary I often had people tell me "you look too young to be a chaplain!"
Martin B. Copenhaver
To forgive, something like forgetfulness is required.
When something stresses me out, my inclination is to ignore it.
Turn on any cable news network or talk radio station and you'll hear the same stories told in the same way over and over. Politicians and pundits, journalists and broadcasters all seem to be reading from an identical script. Because they are.
Were you a first-hand witness that day?
We worship a God who can handle the questions born of hurt, anger and rejection.
I like to think when Jeremiah says "my people," he is fleeing from deflection and accepting that his deliverance is intertwined with theirs.
Emily C. Heath
I believe grace comes when we least expect it.