Brenda L. Saldana (Puerto Rico)
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Jesus laid his hands on [the blind man’s] eyes again; and he looked intently, and his sight was restored, and he saw everything clearly. - Mark 8:25 (NRSV)
Being the youth leader at my church is not easy for me.
I have not raised teenagers of my own and do not have any training in working with teens. But this role has given me experiences that have transformed me.
One day last fall, instead of having Sunday school...
"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.