Divine Providence, by Susan Austin-Crumpton

Divine Providence, by Susan Austin-Crumpton
“Everything is by Divine Providence.
If a leaf is turned over by a breeze,
It is only because this has been specifically ordained
by God to serve a particular function
within the purpose of creation.”
                                   -- Baal Shem Tov

As a child I often felt unloved and alone.  Since I was surrounded by sisters, parents and expanded family constantly coming and going it didn’t always make sense.  I was never sure of my place or my role.

 

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Joy Stands Alone, by Susan Beyler

Joy Stands Alone, by Susan Beyler

Reporting a lovely experience.

This winter, an old friend made contact.  We met for coffee and caught up; it was great to see them.  A few days later, they called again and suggested dinner.  I agreed, we made plans, we said goodbye.  I was totally unprepared for what happened next!  Even writing it now, I’m having the most lovely feeling.

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