Robert K. Abel (Maryland, USA)
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The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit. - Psalm 34:18 (NIV)
Along the coast of Maine, artisans were selling jewelry made from sea glass, which begins as bottles or glass left on the shore as trash. Over time, they are broken into pieces and tumbled by the ocean until sharp edges and shiny surfaces become softened, frosted gems that are then...
God can transform my brokenness into something beautiful.
Those who feel unworthy of God’s love
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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.”