Christa Eckert Blum (Ohio)
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Jesus said, “In my Father’s house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.” - John 14:2 (KJV)
I have lived in many different places since my parents, brothers, and I left Latvia to escape communism. On our journey to freedom, we lived a short time in Poland and Germany. Later we were fortunate to immigrate to the United States.
All I can remember from my home in...
"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.