The woman at the well…I’ve always been drawn to her. Her pain. Her need. How Jesus saw her real need—her need for Him. The need she tried to fill in with others but that could only be satisfied by Him.
I think there’s a bit of her in me. Maybe there is in you too. My prayers began the journey to that very revelation, a similar well-type encounter. “God, I long to be closer to you. For you to be pleased. What am I doing wrong? Show me. Tell me.” [more]
At communion, Dr. Bengtson reflects on how the shed blood of Jesus impacts her heart now and from her childhood. #Jesus
In today’s Ask Dr. B column, a reader asks how to survive a friend’s betrayal. Read more to see how Dr. Bengtson responded.
How do you show love to someone who is difficult to love? You know you are called to love, but how do you really do it? Read more for 8 ways to love difficult people.
This week’s reader asks Dr. B for advice on how to forgive when you don’t feel like it. Forgiveness is not about forgetting. It’s about saying to God, “I give them and the situation to You because I know you can handle it better than I can.”