We Stood Upon Stars: Finding God in Lost Places by Roger W. Thompson

By Roger W. Thompson

Get misplaced. . . and locate What quite Matters
we're made for freedom and event, friendship and romance. but an excessive amount of of lifestyles is spent unfulfilled at paintings, stressed at domestic, and bored at church.  all of the whereas figuring out there's something extra. You’ll locate a few of life’s most sensible moments looking forward to you over a campfire, on a river—even in that espresso store or brewery you didn’t comprehend you’d realize alongside the way in which. It’s time to start the hunt.
within the literary spirit of well-worn stories approximately America’s open highway, this poetic, sincere, frequently hilarious selection of essays exhibits easy methods to embark on adventures that kindle non secular mirrored image, own progress, and deeper family members connections.
From browsing California’s coastlines, stargazing southwestern deserts, and fly-fishing in distant mountains of Montana, you’ll be encouraged to stick with the author’s footsteps and use the hand-drawn maps from every one bankruptcy to devise your individual trips.  There you'll pay attention God’s voice – and it will probably assist you locate what you’re looking out for.
“We seek mountaintops and valleys, deserts and oceans, hoping sunrises and lengthy perspectives throughout the canyons can help us detect who we're, or who we nonetheless are looking to be.  The language of our hearts displays that of construction simply because in either are fingerprints of God.”
—Roger W. Thompson

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