How do we connect with God? Do we talk, talk, talk and don’t give Him time to speak? Valerie Murphy admitted that she did that when a mother of three children under 4. She was busy, busy in church but had a huge discontent about her relationship with God. A friend’s baby died from cot death and it made her realise she couldn’t pretend anymore – she set her heart to find God.
At the end of January I was talking to a well known bishop about the “joy of the Lord”. He finished our conversation by saying “you must go back to the Amazon”. Next morning as I checked my emails there was an email with an invitation to go back to the Amazon.
4 people from CMC took part in an exciting and inspiring conference on Saturday 15th September to discuss and mandate this new initiative in Bangor: to unite the churches in helping needy people in our local area.
The associated Storehouse North Down project maintains a list of current requirements at http://www.storehousenorthdown.com