Too Much Noise

Do you have trees outside of your house? We don't have any trees in our front yard; however, our neighbor has a large tree right across the street from our bedroom window. This tree happens to be home to birds, lots and lots of birds. I don't have anything against birds. I like them really. I think they're pretty and they usually have a lovely sound that is peaceful. Peaceful... that is, unless is fires up at 5 a.m. on a day when you can sleep late. For whatever reason, the birds across the street seem to really like 5 a.m. [...]

BE STILL!

Have you ever tried to have a meaningful conversation with a teenager when he's in a room full of friends with the television going on and he's texting someone? Or a toddler who has a room full of toys before her and a Disney movie on the television? It's nearly impossible. You may get grunts and head shakes at the appropriate times, but what are they really grasping? And if they convey anything in return, other than a grunt, does it make any sense to the conversation? Now, is it any wonder people are always saying God never speaks to them? God [...]

By |2015-03-04T08:18:06-05:00March 4th, 2015|Christ Follower, Women, Young Adult|2 Comments
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