Thursday, April 9 2020 - 4:24 PM

David B. Smith

writes from Southern California.

Resurrection Hope

Dear God: My heart was so touched at Lupe’s funeral last night. The whole service was in Spanish—and I didn’t understand a word. Most of …

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The Gift of Music

Dear God: Last night was just incredible! My friends and I enjoyed a night out at the Hollywood Bowl, and the music was exquisite. Orchestras …

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Sometimes I Doubt

Dear God: I was hit with a surging wave of doubt today. About You. Please forgive me, but I’m sometimes bombarded by the fact that …

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Daily Work

What motivates my daily outbound journey from the 5:00 a.m. alarm bell each morning? It’s a really good and obviously recurring question. Phyllis Diller once …

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Constant Pain

Dear God: Help. Jesus, I can hardly pray beyond that one word. I hurt all over. The pain is with me in the morning, nags …

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Your Spirit

Dear God: It’s such an incredible gift—your Holy Spirit. Thank you. It’s impossible to picture your Spirit ministering throughout our lost and hurting world, but …

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Finding Common Ground

It’s rather bluntly put in the King James Version: Can two walk together, except they be agreed? Amos 3:3. It’s such a wonderful advantage when …

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Good Health

Dear God: It feels so good to be well! Last month, when I had that flu bug for almost a week, and was so miserable, …

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