Weakness (if we let it) can drive us through the crowd of cares and distractions until we — like the hemorrhage-weakened woman in the Capernaum throng — reach the place of the One who knows us. We feel the encounter. Weakness is turned to strength.
What is the secret strength of weakness? If we consider our unlikely ally long enough, we may grasp with new wonder the treasure that has grasped us.
“Life can be counted on to provide all the pain that any of us might need,” someone has said.1 The key, therefore, is not outmaneuvering pain, but learning how to suffer through it well. This is not always our natural response, but it can become so. We can grow. We can learn to take pains […]
The Trail to the Lonely Tree
(The Jaguar Oracle Book 1)
“A beautifully written, engaging tale of friendship that transcends language and even species….Readers with a love for the mystical and the fantastical will enjoy this unique tale.” ~ Kirkus Indie ReviewsPurchase on Amazon
The Search for the Shadow Cat
(The Jaguar Oracle Book 2)
“Mähler is a talented storyteller, beautifully merging prose and poetry. His use of language was reminiscent of some other favorite authors like Paulo Coelho, Madeleine L’Engle, Walter Wangerin Jr., Frederick Buechner, and Annie Dillard.” - Faith L.Purchase on Amazon