Childhood Longings

Posted by on Aug 25, 2017 in Can You Tell Me? | 0 comments

In Muskegon, MI with my sister & her husband who live in the home I grew up in. As I sit in my childhood bedroom, memories come flooding in. Down the road is the home of my Child Evangelism teacher. She’s long gone, but her flannel graph Bible stories seeded my young heart with spiritual hunger. I remember saying, “Some day I want to know a God like the people in her stories did.”

Now at 77 yrs., I ask myself: Did the longings of my youth get fulfilled? Have I encountered a living God of power who loves me? Do I know His voice? Does He answer my prayers? Does He know my name? Will I accomplish the work He has called me to do?

You can decide for yourself by listening to some of my story at

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