When I heard my dad’s voice on the other side of the phone, I knew something was terribly wrong. A fatal disease I knew nothing about was about to change everything. The world where my dad was invincible shattered with three simple letters — ALS.
It had been nine short weeks since God had held out His hand and asked me for my time.
My small group was in the middle of a Bible study called Living Beyond Yourself. God had prepared my heart with His Word using 5 straight days of personal study on His faithfulness. Under “How does God want you to respond to what He showed you today?” I wrote: “Faith is necessary to follow God and it must be based on the faithfulness of His character and who He is, not what He does.”
From a DVD in my living room the day after that fateful phone call, Beth Moore taught us this: