Monday, August 8 2022 - 8:56 AM

Dear God

Fat and Frustrated

Dear God: I’m fat and I’m frustrated — but I guess not quite enough to do anything about it. I cringe every time I hear …

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The Gift of Friends

Dear God: Several years ago my seven and three-year-old grandsons and I went to visit friends at their house for a bonfire. The three-year-old was …

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When I’m Afraid

Dear God: When I can’t sleep, the nights are long. Then the dark shadows heighten my fears. Evidently David experienced this. In Psalm 6:6, he …

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Our Health

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

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I Don’t Like Flying

Dear God: I know I’ve prayed about this five times already—but they just called our row! It’s time to board. And I can’t help it: …

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Compliments

Dear God: It’s amazing how one compliment or word of praise can change a day! Heading out to the car after our small-group meeting last …

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The Samaritan Woman

Dear God: Thank you for the story of the Samaritan woman. There was great prejudice between the Samaritans and the Jews, but Jesus didn’t let …

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Time with You

Dear God: Sometimes I’m tempted to skip my time with you. Some days the calendar is so packed with things to do I’m tempted to …

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I’m Retired

Dear God: My fellow employees gave me a huge homemade card, a travel coupon, and a hundred hugs . . . and now I’m retired. …

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