Your first reaction when reading the writings of award-
winning author Kitty Chappell, or listening to her as an
international speaker, may be surprise. Surprise that an
overcomer of a violently abusive childhood exudes such a
transparent zest for life—comparing it with a joyful dance on the
tips of her toes.
“Without God’s interaction at the core of my existence,”
Kitty says, “life would not only be fearful, it would be downright
“Living my life focused upon God is not a foot-dragging,
stoop-shouldered, heavy-sighing spiritual obligation, nor is it a
fearful score-keeping attempt to try and tip the scales of good
deeds to outweigh the bad. Rather,” Kitty admits, “walking with
God is like joyfully dancing on the tips of my toes, wide-eyed and
eager to see what each day brings—secure in the knowledge
that everything is under control beneath the watchful eye of our
Heavenly Father. I wholeheartedly agree with Vivian Greene’s
Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass—
it’s about learning to dance in the rain.
You, too, just may learn to dance in the rain after hearing
Kitty Chappell speak, or reading her books, articles, and poetry
introduced on this website!