My father turned away from religion. While reading his old letters, I got a glimpse of some of his earlier experiences with the Church.
Mamie Till Mobley understood something our sanitized pictures of Jesus hide: that the suffering of Jesus continued in the death of her son and is ongoing in the death of George Floyd.
Even in the the eye of a storm that seems so colossal we can see no tomorrow, I know this: God is good.
The world is full of uncertainty but God loves your desire to do what is right and also loves your creativity as you work with him on the project of your life.
Just feeling good is spiritually different from the sensation of feeling one’s “heart drawn to God,” even if the circumstances are outwardly negative, bleak.