Daniel Mynyk (Colorado)
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It came to pass after a while, that the brook dried up, because there had been no rain in the land. And the word of the Lord came unto [Elijah]. - 1 Kings 17:7-8 (KJV)
One Wednesday morning, my boss beckoned me into his office. Instead of receiving the usual briefing, I received a small severance package. Driving home and holding back tears, I thought about my four-month-old son whose traumatic birth had required heart surgery. The hospital visits and bills for an oxygen tank...
When the brook dries up, I can rely on God to provide.
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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.”