Pat Gerbrandt (Manitoba, Canada)
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The psalmist wrote, “Open my eyes that I may see wonderful things in your law . . . do not hide your commands from me.” - Psalm 119:18-19 (NIV)
Trying to remember where I’d put my keys, I ran from room to room. Surely they had to be nearby! I checked coat pockets, the kitchen table, and the small desk near the phone. I didn’t want to waste more time, but I needed those keys! My teen daughter’s question...
"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.