When I look back at all the chaos in my mother’s life, I have asked myself the important question, “Where was God in all of the mess?”
I awoke this morning with the answer. He was in the morning glories I saw every day. He was there in the home of a new friend. He was there when I heard my sister sing, “He can turn the tides and calm the angry sea.”
I searched for Him. I found Him. He gave me hope through dark waters – through midnights.
For God so loved the world that He gave his only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life.John 3:16 (NIV)
When I heard the Good News, my life changed. Of course, the waters continued to be turbulent, but there was an anchor. There was a balm in Gilead.
I found whom my soul loveth.Song of Solomon 3:4
I found music. I found the tones of the cello reassuring and life affirming.
I found Living Water.