Chelsia Calvert (Texas)
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What do workers gain from their toil? I have seen the burden God has laid on the human race. . . . yet no one can fathom what God has done from beginning to end. - Ecclesiastes 3:9-11 (NIV)
When I take my son to the store to buy a new jigsaw puzzle, he makes his choice based on the picture on the outside of the box — the potential beauty that it can become. But when we first open the box, the puzzle looks nothing like the picture...
My life’s puzzle is always made beautiful by God.
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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.”