Ron Lazenby (Alabama, USA)
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Peter got down out of the boat, walked on the water and came toward Jesus. But when he saw the wind, he was afraid and, beginning to sink, cried out, “Lord, save me!” - Matthew 14:29-30 (NIV)
One afternoon, I was standing on my paddle board, looking into the clear water below. Suddenly, I saw a large, ominous shadow approaching. I strained to see what it was and began to slowly turn toward it. As I worried about the scary unknown, I lost my concentration on my...
God hears me when I call for help and delivers me safely to the shore.
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