Nina Semingson (Washington)
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Do not worry, saying, “What will we eat?” or “What will we drink?” or “What will we wear?” For . . . your heavenly Father knows that you need all these things. - Matthew 6:31-32 (NRSV)
In June 2016 Michael, my beloved husband of 37 years, passed away. He was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, given maybe six months at most, and sent home with hospice care on Friday. On Tuesday, he was gone, and my life came crashing down. I felt buffeted by grief, pain, tears,...
Even in my deepest grief, God is present.
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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.”
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