Maire Simm (Tallinn, Estonia)
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Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things. - Colossians 3:2 (NIV)
The old birch tree that used to grow in front of my bedroom window had a huge crown of branches and leaves. I loved watching it as the seasons changed each year. Recently an accident caused my birch tree to die. First I was sad because the view of the...
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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.”