I am excited to have Norma Gail with me today, sharing a story from her heart about the shadow of suffering. Norma recently released in April 2014, a contemporary Christian romance, Land of My Dreams, set in Scotland and New Mexico. Please leave a warm welcome for Norma in the comments below.
“Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God. For just as we share abundantly in the sufferings of Christ, so also our comfort abounds through Christ.” 2 Corinthians 1:3-5
Shadow and light have spiritual meanings which became very clear through the suffering and death of a dear friend.
I grew up in a small church, the name of which translated to “Shadow of the Mountain.” One day, as my friend lay dying, I discovered (more…)