(Names have been changed to maintain privacy.)
“Lord, would you enable me to touch a life today?”
A number of years ago my husband, Steve, prayed this request. Now he prays it every day.
It seems that God answers that prayer most every day. “I pray in anticipation that God will put the right opportunities in my path,” Steve says. “I keep my eyes open. I choose to engage.”
Some conversations are brief, others more extended. Often hearts are open to spiritual thoughts, even seeking God. Other times Steve seeks to do good to them or speak a blessing. Often he gives a free copy of one of his books: Enjoying Your Walk with God, How to Get Better Grades and Have More Fun, or How to Achieve Your Potential and Enjoy Life.
It has been a joyful journey of meaningful encounters. But nothing prepared us for the number of opportunities this past week in the hospital.Continue Reading