Christy Bailey (Illinois)
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God said to Moses, “I am who I am.” He said further, “Thus you shall say to the Israelites, ‘I am has sent me to you.’” - Exodus 3:14 (NRSV)
A dear family member recently suffered an infirmity
that left her practically incapacitated. Friends and family members flooded her with questions about the hows and whats of her condition. After wrestling with how to relate the complex medical information, she finally resolved to say, “It
is what it is.”
I will trust God to be present in my circumstances.
Respond by posting a prayer.
Our resolve must be different. My prayer is that we have finally reached a tipping point. My hope is that when the protests fade and the marches slow that our will as a church to truly eradicate the scourge of racism won’t dissipate but grows even stronger.”
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