Amy Sutikdja (North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
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Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, so that you may be children of your Father in heaven. - Matthew 5:44-45 (NRSV)
One day, my young daughter came home from school and told me, “My best friend is going to throw a birthday party, and she has already given out the invitations.” I asked her whether she was invited. She answered, “No. My friend said she forgot to invite me. But it’s...
Jesus, our example, forgave those who hurt him.
For my enemies
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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.”
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