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Why does God even bother?

As a journalist, I have had occasion to spend time with famous people who make me feel very small. I have interviewed two presidents of the United States, members of the rock band U2, Nobel laureates, television stars, and Olympic athletes. 340 more words

Religion And Spirituality

What Really Happens When We Are Angry At God

Many years ago I was going through a very dark time in my life and not dealing with it very well.  I was only in the beginning stages of intimacy with the Lord and there were (and are) still many lessons to learn.  319 more words

Intimacy With The Lord

Answers - When God Seems Silent (cont.)

In the last posting we dealt with the subject of our difficulty in hearing from God or feeling His presence at times.  It would be helpful to review that one since this is a continuation of the subject. 627 more words

Intimacy With The Lord

Answers - When God Seems Silent

Recently I have had questions from readers which helped me to remember that many people struggle with the same feelings. They also reminded me of my own struggles in certain areas and how God brought understanding and deepened my relationship with Him in those times. 948 more words

Intimacy With The Lord

Jesus Dropped a Book On My Porch

Yesterday was an amazingly personal God-day for me. In order for you to understand my experience fully, you need to know a few things about me. 850 more words

Spiritual Growth

God can handle anything except...

“God can handle anger, blame, and even willful disobedience. One thing, however, blocks relationship: indifference.”
~ Philip Yancey

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Religion And Spirituality

Relationship In The Kingdom of God

I don’t usually re-post other things on this blog but this newsletter from Rolland and Heidi Baker in Mozambique addresses some vital issues. They mentored me in intimacy with the Lord for several years, especially during our time in Africa with them. 1,717 more words

Intimacy With The Lord