If you God gave you one wish… (or what to do when you feel God is distant)

If God came to you saying “I’ll give you anything,” what would you ask for?  In our study of prophecies of the Messiah from Isaiah, we come to Isaiah 7, and God does something that highly unusual. In Isaiah 7:10-12, God gives the Judean King Ahaz the opportunity to request a sign.  And not justContinue reading “If you God gave you one wish… (or what to do when you feel God is distant)”

Church signs and a God who can feel very distant

How do you feel about the messages that churches place on signs?  Just google “stupid church signs” and get ready for a groan fest.  On second thought, don’t google that.  If you already did, I’m sorry for even suggesting it.  I just spend ten minutes looking at them, and I wish I hadn’t. As youContinue reading “Church signs and a God who can feel very distant”