God is always working in our lives turning troubles into blessings. Even wasps and their stings can be blessings in disguise.
It surprised everyone, especially some people who had been feeling sleepy. It certainly enlivened the service with some unexpected humor.
They began to pray together again — because she asked him to. The darkness didn’t feel quite so lonely anymore When you pray with someone, Jesus comes and stands in the gap between you and joins his heart with both of yours.
Weaknesses keep us humble. The thorns in our lives can be good reminders for us to give our burdens to God. They show us how much we need him.
The posts we’re focusing on in this issue of Oasis of Hope are about encouragement and joy, reminding us to rejoice, be thankful, and to encourage one another by giving what we’ve got.