Connecting with God
This morning, when I turned on my iPad, I wanted to check my email. I was told to “join a network.” Obviously I had lost my internet connection. That often happens on a computer too. You are directed to “connect to a network.” It all sounds so friendly—“join,” “connect,” or “choose a network.” It’s as if they want us to connect and belong. That’s all well and good until we experience frustration over a slow connection or the inability to find a network. That’s when our patience is put to the test. We accept it, though, as part of what we do in this era of technology and social media.
This got me thinking. Our ability to connect with God is so much simpler! We don’t have to connect to a network; we already are connected to His network. All we have to do is ask for His help, call Him in prayer and seek Him in our hearts. The point is we need to reach out to God. He is always there waiting for our knock. (more…)