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A Father’s Song


This week’s blog, A Father’s Song, was posted on the site LiftUpYourDay.com. The following is an excerpt. To read the full blog, please click here.


Pretending to tango with my dad, Rick, at my wedding.



Although we like the direct give-and-take of answered prayer, and we seek the powerful messages that come through dreams and visions, God often approaches us with a gentle sound, a small voice, a whisper (see 1 Kings 19:11-12). Like any good father, He wants to be near us, and for us to want to be near Him….

We need to realize that God isn’t working in our lives for the sake of the moment; He’s preparing us for the future. He’s getting us used to the sound of His voice, to the melody of His Spirit. If we will listen and store that away in our hearts, we can carry it with us wherever we go (see Deuteronomy 30:14).

To read the full blog, click here.