Reviewed by Richard R. Blake
God’s Presence amid Every Pain
“Expect God What to Do When Your problem is Hiding Your Promise” is Rachel Shafter’s story. A testimony of learning to trust God, of waiting expectantly and waiting in confidence. Rachel tells of her five miscarriages, and of adopting a “special needs” child and the resulting devastation of ongoing critical medical treatments. She describes exciting God encounters when God makes His presence known in her darkest hours, amid every pain.
Rachel’s writing is intensely moving, challenging, and profoundly thought-provoking. Transparent and open Rachel opens her heart to the reader, sharing incidents where she felt vulnerable, alone, and trapped. She tells of the ways God orchestrated unexpected blessing throughout painful periods of testing.
Page after page, chapter after chapter Rachel relates the lessons she learned from God’s faithful intervention, through dreams, prophetic declarations dreams, and supernatural encounters.
Author, Worship Leader, Song Writer and Blogger, Rachel, her husband Mark and four children live in Ohio.
“Expect God” is must reading for every family member touched by the challenges and devastation that face the shared experiences of a child born with “special needs,” or an unexpected traumatic accident or illness. Rachel addresses the question, “What to Do When Your Problem is Hiding Your Promise.”
Destiny Image Publishers, Inc., P. O. Box 310, Shippensburg, PA 17257,978-0768448290, $15.99, 174 Pages