Life happens. Relationships break. Jobs close. Death takes. And sometimes our faith feels thin. I’ve been there—several times. I’ve lost. And lost again. I’ve been in places where the questions seem louder than the answers, and the prayers seem to fall on silent ears. How can we have thick faith? Join me, Seana Scott, a seminary trained writer and speaker, for an online retreat where we will connect with God through Bible
The crowd hooted and whooped. Handclapping sounded like thunderous downpour. I walked across the stage and received my diploma from Dallas Theological Seminary, and it felt monumental. Spiritual. Euphoric. I was a success! I woke up the next day to tired kids complaining about going to school. The GI Joe battlefield exploded in most of our living room. The empty milk carton signaled the urgency of a Kroger run. So, how does God measure success when our schedules are full of paycheck gigs or clamoring kids—and hustling to cook tacos for dinner?