Delight?

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Take delight in the Lord,     and he will give you the desires of your heart. 5 Commit your way to the Lord;     trust in him, and he will act. —Psalm 37:4-5 NRSV For the past several months, I prayed to understand what it means to “Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.” The …

Belief and your destiny?

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She was a poor teenager in a small backwater town. Enemy troops controlled her homeland. No one of power and influence noticed her. He was a trained religious leader. He and his wife had been married for years. God called them “blameless,” yet God hadn’t answered their many prayers for a child. For the past week or two, I read …

5 Things I learned in October

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Several days ago I watched the sky darken, trees sway and bend under the wind’s harsh breath, and the rain came down. Glorious! California has been in a drought for several years. And though I prefer the sun’s warmth, I imagine California’s ground (hardened by drought) open its mouth in joy as it swallows much-needed water. The rain falls and …