Today my family is rejoicing in good news:
1. My daughter had a parotid gland tumor removed last week, a very tricky surgery because the main facial nerve is right there. The surgery was successful–no nerve damage–and the tumor benign.
Many spiritual gifts came from that, including the witness to my children that people literally from all over the world, people they didn’t know but who knew Jesus and because of that, cared about her and me, prayed for her. Continue reading “Causes for Celebration”
Does God still speak to us today?
Let me tell you a little story, and you be the judge.
I went on my walk today, as usual. As usual, I prayed as I walked.
I was praying about a particular person who often irritates me. It’s because of a certain mental issue this person has (it’s diagnosed and everything, so it’s not just in my head).
This “condition” causes my friend–and me–a lot of problems. So, I was praying that God would fix this condition, or at least let it not be a hindrance today.
No sooner had I prayed, “God, fix this person,” than words formed clearly in my mind: “I do not fix people, I only Continue reading “Does God Still “Speak” to Us Today?”