She Was Struggling in Her Life Situation – but Finding God’s Grace in Hardship Really Changed Her Outlook.

When she was on assistance to help provide for herself and her children, Amy was overwhelmed by how insignificant and unaccomplished she felt. But this was a space, she realized, to encounter God’s amazing grace and her own strength in Christ.

Seeing God and grace in everything we do can be a real challenge. Such a challenge in fact, that the Catholics even have a name for it as a discipline and practice: sacramental living. Rob Bell’s NOOMA series of short reflections on everyday events emphasize this for the modern Christian church: with Scripture, with reflection, how do we encounter God? When she was on assistance to help provide for herself and her children, Amy was overwhelmed by how insignificant and unaccomplished she felt. But this was a space, she realized, to encounter God’s amazing grace and her own strength in Christ. Check it out in the video below!

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