Ruth R. Mancilla Casalez (Estado de Mexico, Mexico)
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The psalmist wrote, “In my distress I called to the Lord; I cried to my God for help. From his temple he heard my voice; my cry came before him, into his ears.” - Psalm 18:6 (NIV)
I was born into a Christian home and from a young age participated in the children’s activities in my church. As an adult, I worked as a children’s teacher and later as a counselor for teens. Still, I never imagined the magnitude of the impact that God would have on...
When I am attuned to God’s power, I am amazed at what God can do.
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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.”