Is Donald Trump the answer to our prayers? Well, he is not the answer, but thus far he has been part of the solution.
How do we know when God answers our prayers? I wish I knew. There are times when I have the feeling, but never the certainty.
The election of Donald Trump was so unexpected. A miracle? He is definitely not the man anyone expected to win, and he has defied everyone’s expectations.
What I do know is that we all need to pray for our leaders and help them to do the right thing.
“God fixes everything” is kind of a child-like phrase, but there is truth there. I think I become about six years old in faith sometimes, which is fine, which is a vast improvement over being a two year old. Two yr olds tend to just throw themselves on the floor kicking and screaming when their world falls apart.
Several years back I was working in healthcare and just became completely overwhelmed by this kind of unholy confluence between Obamacare, opioids, and addiction. I was watching us make people sicker. Kill them, even. People needed the Lord, they needed soul care, they needed love, and they were turning to Western medicine instead. So if your life has become unmanageable, we got a pill for that.
Opioids are kind of interesting, some people do quite well with them, they manage pain, they work as they are intended, but others become addicted quite…
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