Some things you never forget. The phone call in the middle of the night. The sound of heavy steps in the hallway and a door closing. The noise of a car door opening and shutting, and the hum of our Chevrolet sedan whispering the truth through my open window as our car backed out of the driveway into the street. Then silence. But sleep wouldn’t come again for a while. My eyes might try to close, but imagination would pry them open with invisible toothpicks: Who is it this time, Lord? A baby? A mother, father, teenager, child?
Bad news can turn your world upside down and push you into thinking God has left you. But here are five reasons God will never abandon you.
Simplifying your life because of unfortunate circumstances may be more difficult. But here are seven benefits of simplifying your life voluntarily: