When I need help

My office was a mess just over a year ago. The wallpaper was 35 years old. My stenciled inspirational stick-on quote was only half there. The painted areas were dingy, and there was damage due to daily use.
I had a vision: white shiplap.
It seemed a great solution for walls that were halfway wallpapered and halfway painted.
Because we hadn’t hung shiplap before, I turned to the best how-to source I knew: You Tube. After watching several videos, I realized the project was going to be more complicated than I could handle. So I got help from two experts–our carpenter friends, who did a perfect job.
I was just thinking earlier this morning that the Bible was the first You Tube, the first how-to methodology of communication.
Just as You Tube tells people’s stories (“this is how we shiplapped our walls”), the Bible tells God’s story–his pursuit of a relationship with men and women over thousands of years.
So, when I struggle with my marriage or with lack of confidence or with confusion about my own next steps of life, I turn to God’s story, the Bible.
And turn my life over to the Expert.
Janet McHenry is a speaker and the author of 24 books, including the bestselling PrayerWalk and her newest, The Complete Guide to the Prayers of Jesus. She would love to serve your group as your speaker: https://www.janetmchenry.com.
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