Terry Cobb (Missouri)
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Circumcise your hearts, therefore, and do not be stiff-necked any longer. - Deuteronomy 10:16 (NIV)
"Stiff-necked." I smile at this description of the disobedient, stubborn Israelites because thanks to a pet calf, I know exactly what "stiff-necked" means. When I was a young girl growing up on a dairy farm, calves were my playmates. I particularly loved the beautiful brown Jersey calves that looked like...
"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.