Ray Appel (Wisconsin)
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Seek [the Father’s] kingdom, and these things will be given to you as well. - Luke 12:31 (NIV)
It was a beautiful autumn day. My wife and I were traveling through the hills of North Carolina on our motorcycle. I was anxious about our trip. We needed to reach our destination by the end of the day, and we had decided to take the scenic route to stay...
"When I became a parent, I struggled to find God within the chaotic world where I now lived. I was used to contemplative prayer, to silence and service and listening for God’s still, small voice in quiet, hidden spaces. Suddenly none of my life felt quiet or hidden – it was all loud, messy, and exposed." Discover more.