Dyton L. Owen (Nebraska)
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Jesus called in a loud voice, “Lazarus, come out!” - John 11:43 (NIV)
On a trip to Israel, I visited the gravesite that many people think is Lazarus’s tomb. It was a somber but hopeful experience. Being in that place brought to mind the death of my own brother Dana years before. I recalled the feeling of disbelief as my father announced to...
Resurrection gives hope in the face of death.
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I could not have found The Upper Room Moments of Prayer (on Facebook Live) sooner. For it is during these moments of centering spiritual practices, meditating on the words of scripture, praying with and for the world, that I find moments of transcendence, hear whispers of peace and hope, see glimpses of truth and justice, behold visions of love and beauty amid all the stark realities that are around me.”