In this series we noticed that: Bad Happens Because we Live in a World Cursed by Sin. Bad Things Happen Because of Satan's Continued Activity in the World. But what do we do when tragedy strikes? How can we survive what are seemingly catastrophic events? Jesus will tell us that how we build our life … Continue reading When Tragedy Strikes: How Can I Survive?
I was in seventh grade in 1979 when I first realized the personal impact of a tropical storm. Hurricane Frederic redeveloped in the Gulf of Mexico and was headed in our general direction. By the morning of September 12, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration labelled Frederic as a Category 4 Hurricane with sustained winds … Continue reading When Tragedy Strikes
"Why am I wearing my jeans and t-shirt to bed, momma?" I remember saying. "In case we have to get up and leave quickly. But don't worry, say your prayers. God will take care of us." That was my mom's answer. That answer was enough. I was afraid, but felt safe knowing dad was watching … Continue reading Hurricane Season