Randy Swanson (Utah)
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The Lord says, “Before they call I will answer; while they are still speaking I will hear." - Isaiah 65:24 (NIV)
While on a two-year trip around the world in a Volkswagen camper, I was stranded in the Sahara Desert for several days. The Hoggar, the track I was traveling through Algeria across the Sahara, is deeply corrugated. Driving on it is like driving on railroad tracks. The punishing roadway caused...
No matter what difficulty I face, God is in it with me.
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