I once heard a pastor joke that there are five answers God can give to our prayers: yes, no, wait, I have a better plan, and you’ve got to be kidding me. His point was that God does always answer our prayers, but not always in the way or timing that we expect—and it’s not… Continue reading Why Isn’t God Answering My Prayers?
Disclaimer: For those of you who adore Christmas—FOUR CANDYCANES FOR YOU, GLEN COCO, YOU GO GLEN COCO. This one’s more for the Gretchen Wieners of the world. Lately, I’ve developed this fantasy that Hallmark will throw in a horror plot twist. Like the goofy, kid-and-dog-loving guy ends up being a serial killer. Or even… Continue reading The Charlie Browniest Christmas
I’ve never had much of an issue believing that God exists. I grew up in the church, so I’d experienced his presence from a young age, and even when he felt far away from me, I’d seen too many prayers be answered and too many lives be changed because of him to doubt that he’s… Continue reading How God Ruined my Life