When We Don’t Understand What the Potter is Doing

I'm still pondering Jeremiah 18:1-6. (from my last post) Like clay in the potter's hands, our children remain in God's hands.  Wherever they are, He's there.  And He's always at work in them, shaping them through the influence of other people, circumstances, and us. Has anyone ever tried to change you?  How well did that…

Being the Clay

Look at Jeremiah 18.1-6: “This is the word that came to Jeremiah from the Lord: ‘Go down to the potter’s house, and there I will give you my message.’  So I went down to the potter’s house, and I saw him working at the wheel.  But the pot he was shaping from the clay was…

Graduation

Cecilia was asked to give the invocation for graduation. That morning, she asked my husband Terrell and me to read her prayer. The focus of her prayer was thanksgiving to God - for their teachers, their friends, their accomplishments, their challenges and their trials.  She was marking the end of this season of her life…