Emiriana Malelak-Bana (East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia)
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Mary has chosen the better part. It won’t be taken away from her. - Luke 10:42 (CEB)
In 2016, I again experienced ill health due to recurrent tuberculosis. Meanwhile my husband was very busy working, and there was tension between my father and me. I resigned from my job to seek treatment for my illness; and while receiving treatment and caring for my family, I also set...
Scripture reading and prayer can keep me close to God.
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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.”