Lisa Braxton (Massachusetts)
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Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever. - 1 Chronicles 16:34 (NIV)
When I saw the email, I braced myself. For nearly a year, I’d sent sample chapters to different publishers, praying that one of them would give me a contract for my novel. But so far I’d gotten only rejections — dozens of them — and this email proved to be...
Being grateful helps me to recognize God’s blessings.
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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.”