Daily Devotional

Shaken


The shaking woke us. First a lurch, then a shift — our house and all within began to sway in the powerful earthquake. When it stopped, we waited with the rest of the city for the radio announcer’s comforting words, “All is well. The worst is over.” We didn’t stop to wonder why there had been an earthquake because we knew that living in California meant that we would experience earthquakes once in a while.

Around the same time, our family suffered a devastating job loss that shook our sense of security. And this time, no announcer was there to ...

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