Failure: Will God Do What I Can’t Do?

by Heather Bock A few weeks ago, I shelled out $35 for my nine-year-old son to take a standardized test. It turned out to be a test given to mostly elite private schools, but I didn't really care which test, as long as it was at his grade level--I just wanted him to have the … Continue reading Failure: Will God Do What I Can’t Do?

Can You Accept God’s Forgiveness for Your Brokenness?

by Heather Bock Last night, as I tucked my boys in bed, JP was focused on the planets hanging from the ceiling. He wanted to know which planets had people on them, which were hot, which were icy, and on and on. My daughter was waiting for me to tuck her in, supposedly in her … Continue reading Can You Accept God’s Forgiveness for Your Brokenness?

God is a Good Father, Overwhelming with Love

by Heather Bock When I go through a period when the flame in my heart for Jesus is low, when I start going through the motions instead of clinging to Him, and when I sin and go against His Word, I expect God the Father to discipline me, to cause me to suffer. I have … Continue reading God is a Good Father, Overwhelming with Love