Faith in tough times... Several years ago a co-worker gave me a copy of Streams in the Desert, a devotional with 365 daily readings.  Over time I would pick it up and include it in my daily routine.  And then it would set on my shelf, waiting as I enjoyed another more current devotional.  The other devotionals might have been more contemporary, but not more current.  At this time in my life, it seems that it was written just for me, right now.       I am in the desert, again.  Thirsty for God. It's as if I am walking through vast stretches of nothingness and yet, … [Read more...]