Heather planned on getting 4 days’ worth of work done that morning, in between basketball practice, grocery shopping, and dentist appointments. The mid-morning phone call wasn’t unusual, but it stopped her in her tracks.
A storm was coming, and her husband had left a few things in the backyard that couldn’t weather the storm. As she glanced out the window, it was more than a tool here and there that needed her attention. The kids’ toys lay scattered over the yard as well.
Of course, she would pick them up. She didn’t even think twice about it. Grey clouds hovered overhead as she set about her task, finishing her new assignment before the first raindrops hit.
Coming back inside, the phone rang again. Someone else needed something only she could do and she was never going to get everything done. Hanging up the phone, she glanced over at the table where her Bible still lay open from her quiet time that morning and wondered, “How can the Gospel fix this?”[Read more…] about Candid Moments… For When You Need a Little Jesus