Tag: disappointment

Disappointed with love

Most of us spend our lives waving at one thing or another —an ideal relationship, a dream home, a grand overseas holiday, a brilliant career—believing that what we are waving at is what we’re really looking for.

Really, Lord?

A volcanic eruption in 1994 destroyed the Seventh-day Adventist Church’s mission compound in Rabaul (PNG). Standing in the midst of the devastation and his own disappointment, Dr Brad Watson soon realised an important truth: God is in the business of giving “beauty for ashes” (Isaiah 61:3).