Margie Lank (New Hampshire, USA)
Cast thy burden upon the Lord and he shall sustain thee: he shall never suffer the righteous to be moved. - Psalm 55:22 (KJV)
As I was reading my Upper Room devotion one day, I ran across today’s quoted verse. Next to it in my Bible, I had written: “won’t remove the burden but ‘He shall sustain thee.’” I had written that note long before I lost my beloved husband after nearly 48 years...
In the midst of my suffering, God will help me to help others.
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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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