Doug Lim (California, USA)
Dear friends, do not be surprised at the fiery ordeal that has come on you to test you, as though something strange were happening to you. - 1 Peter 4:12 (NIV)
There is a legend about a cook preparing a meal one night about 2,000 years ago. As he stirred together a few ordinary kitchen ingredients, the mixture suddenly exploded, which led to the invention of fireworks.
Similarly, the unexpected hardships in my life have often led to the invention of...
Today I will look for evidence that God is creating something new in me.
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