When my kids were very young and we went somewhere, as we got out of the car I would remind them to hold my hand. I knew how quickly little bodies can dart out in front of moving vehicles before even noticing that they are there. It was in their best interest to hold my hand so I could keep them safe.
Some people have difficulty floating in water. They awkwardly fumble around, trying to lay on their back in the water without sinking. They wave their arms back and forth in the water trying to support themselves. They lean their head back farther and tense their spine. To no avail. The harder they struggle, the more elusive the task becomes. Not me. I’m a natural born floater. It’s one of my
And then at last, the sign that the Son of Man is coming will appear in the heavens, and there will be deep mourning among all the peoples of the earth. And they will see the Son of Man coming on the clouds of heaven with power and great glory. Matthew 24:30 Recently I went to Idaho and had the opportunity to go on a one-day rafting trip down the
Recently, the world celebrated the rescue of twelve members of a Thai boys’ soccer team and their young coach. We followed the story from the time they were lost until they were found after 9 days, and later rescued. I’m sure they wanted to get out of that cave the minute they were found, but they had to wait another 6 days for the first group to be taken out