Linda Knight (Ontario, Canada)
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People were bringing little children to him in order that he might touch them. - Mark 10:13 (NRSV)
For over 45 years, I've cared for the needs of children — my children, friends’ children, neighborhood children, my grandchildren, and my great-grandchildren. I’ve spent much of my life changing diapers, wiping runny noses, soothing hurts, and reading storybooks.
I must admit that there have been times when I’ve questioned...
Today I will look for Jesus in the face of every child.
Respond by posting a prayer.
Our resolve must be different. My prayer is that we have finally reached a tipping point. My hope is that when the protests fade and the marches slow that our will as a church to truly eradicate the scourge of racism won’t dissipate but grows even stronger.”
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