Dorothy O'Neill (South Australia, Australia)
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The psalmist wrote, “The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and he helps me.” - Psalm 28:7 (NIV)
The letter from my friend overseas was painful to read. Her husband had deserted her. They had been married a long time and had teenage children. I reread the letter several times and decided I must answer it at once. But what could I say?
I asked God to give...
"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.