Desiring to know God’s plan for your life? St. Bonaventure teaches us to “ask grace, not instruction, desire, not understanding, the groaning of prayer, not diligent reading…” (St. Bonaventure, The Life of St. Francis) Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity invite you to enjoy a free music download of Dave Gerhartz’ ‘Hear You Call’, a prayer sung with heart-felt sincerity. Be moved to offer your life for others. Consider other musical favorites of this West Bend, WI musician. See website.
“Hear You Call” is a song about sacrificial giving in my own life. I finally got to a place where I was ready to accept how I could present my life as a living sacrifice to God. I was in a place where I was ready to be obedient and hear and accept what God was desiring of me. I didn’t know what that would look like at the time, but I knew that my life was designed to ultimately give Him glory.
At the end of County Line Drive, the smell of garden dirt lingered in the house. The crack of a wood-splitting maul could be heard beyond the pickup truck in the back yard. The truck had its bed stashed with random garden tools. The broken handles and worn blades signified the work that had been finished, yet their presence in the vehicle meant they were still at the ready and there was work to be done.
It was a simple Wisconsin life; the landscape of my childhood. Read more.
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