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Gifts in the Wilderness

Dannah Gresh: Judy Douglass says parents of prodigals need to practice expressing gratitude to God.

Judy Douglass: The first thing that happens when I say thank you in a hard situation, or one I don’t like, is my focus shifts from negative to positive. Then I’m saying to God, “I believe that You’re God, and I believe that You’re good! And so, even if this is the most painful thing I’ve experienced, I can say thank You.”

Dannah: This is Revive Our Hearts with Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth, author of Surrender: The Heart God Controls, for June 4, 2020. I’m Dannah Gresh.

What a rich conversation we’ve been having with Judy Douglass this week as she recounts her time of walking in the wilderness of loving a prodigal. She’s even been audacious enough to say that that period of time in her life wasn’t just a wilderness, but a door …

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About the Teacher

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth has touched the lives of millions of women through Revive Our Hearts and the True Woman movement, calling them to heart revival and biblical womanhood. Her love for Christ and His Word is infectious, and permeates her online outreaches, conference messages, books, and two daily nationally syndicated radio programs—Revive Our Hearts and Seeking Him.

She has authored twenty-two books, including Lies Women Believe and the Truth That Sets Them Free, Seeking Him (coauthored), Adorned: Living Out the Beauty of the Gospel Together, and You Can Trust God to Write Your Story (coauthored with her husband). Her books have sold more than five million copies and are reaching the hearts of women around the world. Nancy and her husband, Robert, live in Michigan.