You can discover a lot about a person when you listen to their words. You learn what they believe, about their passion, about their pain.
God's Word is living and active. It is a seed that produces life. There are no easy answers for the problems and questions of broken people, but there is a Good Teacher who knows all the answers and who gave us His Story to share.
The world can look at challenging characteristics in our children as a flaw and say, “If only my child weren’t like this, it would make my job easy.” Those same challenging characteristics are a powerful tool in the right hands.
How did Jesus communicate? Many times with stories. He asked hundreds of questions. He engaged in real conversation. What if Jesus chose to tell stories and ask questions and have conversation simply because He wants to know us, and He wants us to know Him?