Trusting and waiting on God leads us into the presence of the Promise. God’s ways are not our ways. He takes the poor, the old, the young, the lowly and He blesses them abundantly. Mary, Joseph, Simeon, and Anna trusted and waited on God to bring His Promised Messiah into the world.
Promises broken, promises fulfilled. Hopes shattered, hopes realized. Yesterday’s hopes and promises have been smashed in America. But there is hope. It’s one of the many promises of God.
Orders from the US Air Force Keith stood in the doorway fidgeting. “Talked with a guy who was stationed at Clark AB. He told me what it’s like to live in the Philippines. Geckos live inside the house. Uh, there are flying cockroaches, and you have to watch out for cobras in your backyard.” I…