Lt. Nick Vogt–heart-stopping injuries and inexplicable survival testify to his family’s tenacious faith and the power of prayer. We thank God for life—no matter how broken and vulnerable—and beg healing, and strength for Nick, his family, and our military.
A good dad (or mom) needs to be unselfish–but it’s not easy. God leads us by the grace of necessity so that our response ‘in the moment’ turns loss into gain and selfishness into love.
Mary died unexpectedly. But when she died, God didn’t read her obituary, he read her heart–a heart that grew in love every time she asked, “What’s your will for me, Lord?”
Should you feed your ailing Grandpa? Depends on your worldview. The Christian worldview asks, “What does God say about this?” The secular culture says, “How do you feel about that?”
My mom has raised ten of us, so I listen when she says there’s no need to be the perfect mom. All we need to be is a mom who depends on the love of a perfect God.
“Mom, I almost got killed last night.” No mom wants to hear those words—although a call from someone else, without the “almost,” certainly would have been worse. This is a story of a miracle—of prayers answered before the need was known. I’d been praying extra hard all week for our son Jim, for no particular…