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A Downpour of His Presence
Series: Splashes of Hope and Puddles of Joy
Shanna D. Gregor
God's voice thunders in marvelous ways; he does great things beyond our understanding. He says to the snow, “Fall on the earth,” and to the rain shower, “Be a mighty downpour.”
Job 37:5-6 NIV
Growing up with only sisters in the house did little to prepare me for a household of boys in my own adult world. When my first son was born, we lived near my mother, who had always kept us in fresh dresses, bows and little time for dirt and grime.
When my oldest son was a toddler, I took great pleasure in letting him play in the puddles of the rainwater leftover from a summer’s afternoon downpour.
When my mother came over and saw him in the water and mud, her first reaction was, “Didn’t you just give him a bath?” I replied, “How many times do you really get ...
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