Wendy Orellana (Barquisimeto, Venezuela)
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Be careful . . . how you live, not as unwise people but as wise, making the most of the time, because the days are evil. - Ephesians 5:15-16 (NRSV)
One night, after a period of feeling detached from God, I received word that one of my childhood friends had died in a traffic accident. The news was so painful that I felt as if I had died inside, but it also caused me to reflect on my life 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.