Mary Ellen Piland (North Carolina)
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I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me. - Philippians 4:13 (KJV)
Recently a routine eye exam revealed a macular hole in my left eye. I had not noticed any changes in my vision, but I was suddenly in danger of losing my sight and needed surgery immediately.
Anxiety overwhelmed me. I tried to cope on my own by reading scripture and...
My prayers can strengthen others.
Someone anticipating eye surgery
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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.”