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Praying in Time of Need

When do you ask others for help? I really dislike doing it. If at all possible, I would rather do something on my own instead of asking for help from someone else. Maybe it’s because I don’t want to be a burden to the other person. Sometimes, I realize I need help because of my own dumb fault and it would be embarrassing to ask for help. I feel like my prayer life sometimes follows this pattern as well. Rather…

A Widow in White

I attended an amazing funeral in May of 2008. It was for John, the music minister of the church I attended in college. This man was a beloved member of our church community, as well as a tremendous musician and worship leader who had brought many people into God’s presence with his talents. John’s funeral was a beautiful tribute to him and a vision of that day in the future when Christ will return and all will be made right.…