The Gift of Presence

By Randy Blanton Jeremiah 29:11-13 I am often puzzled by those who misuse human suffering as a litmus test to question the reality of God’s love. “If God is love,” some would query, “then why does he permit suffering in the world?” As I have pondered the difficulties encountered in 2016, a more appropriate question…

Be Alert

By Eastin Kandt, Nicholas Mayes, & Leslie Kandt Psalm 105:1-15, 42 Keep your eyes open for GOD, watch for his works; be alert for signs of his presence. Psalm 105:3-4 (The Message) Where do we see God today? in art being alone and quite praying to God taking walks in nature bacon music in people…