Finding God in the Wilderness

Gina Butz dependence on God, faith, transition, trials, Uncategorized 9 Comments

In March, I spoke at a women’s conference about finding God in unexpected journeys. I talked about the Israelites as they left Egypt (when a season isn’t the good you expected), wandered in the wilderness (when God makes you wait and you don’t know why), and experienced the promised land (when life is just the way you want it to …

Come Be With Me

Gina Butz faith, rest 2 Comments

“Come be with me.” I probably said that a dozen times during the week when our son was home from college. It was good to have his presence here again. His words and laughter filled the empty spaces. More food was eaten. I did his laundry. Cut his hair. We ate out as a family, but other than that, it …