Joyce Irvin (New York)
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He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. - Isaiah 40:29 (NIV)
For six years, I was the caregiver for my husband, George, who was suffering from early-onset Alzheimer’s disease. During that time, I faced many challenges. He is now in a skilled-nursing care facility, but many times during those years I felt like a prisoner in my own home and wanted...
God will give me strength to love and care for those around me.
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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.”