Deanna Baird (Michigan)
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The prudent keep their knowledge to themselves, but a fool’s heart blurts out folly. - Proverbs 12:23 (NIV)
“I can’t imagine how you must feel.” The grief my friend experienced when her husband died was palpable, but I realized there was nothing I could say to make it better. I’ve found that sometimes the insecurity we feel for not saying the “right” thing can lead us to say...
Sometimes God’s greatest comfort comes through our silent presence.
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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.”