Life is a Journey that is never exactly what we imagine. Yet, we pirouette and pivot, dancing through the doors God opens—our own plans often dashed.
Carly Simon sang of ‘Anticipation’. It’s so true that anticipation is making me wait, though not making me late. God’s timing is perfect.
Nine years ago in Dungarvan, Ireland, my husband and I secured what had to be the most beautiful home I’d ever lived in. It had five bedrooms, enough to house the kids we would be caring for.
Dance? He set my feet to Dancing! That Day I Danced in Church sure startled me! Little Baptist girls are taught dancing is bad. I know because I was one.
Since the days of Abraham, our God has asked parents for their children, perhaps because a father’s—or mother’s—love is so great.
Does He want to know that we love Him more? Or whether we will hold back our son or daughter from Him . . . since He did not hold His back from us?