August 31, 2022
What To Do in the Waiting
Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving (Colossians 4:2 ESV).
Friend to Friend
Today has not gone as planned.
I’m sitting here in the middle of a Barnes and Noble café waiting.
You see, about three hours ago, we dropped our tiny, eleven-pound dog off at the oncologist to find out about a tumor that is growing larger and larger on her neck. They decided to keep her for the day to try to figure out what is going on with her little body.
They are doing scans.
They are taking samples.
They are sending things to labs.
They are running tests.
And if you are not an animal lover, none of these emotions will make sense to you.
The fear of what if…
But if you’ve loved an animal so much that you’ve considered making deals with God, even exchanging years of your life for years of your furry friend, you’ll get it. (As if that’s how our loving God…