Steve Wakefield (Georgia, USA)
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Jesus said to the ruler, “You still lack one thing. Sell everything you have and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow me.” - Luke 18:22 (NIV)
In 2017, I pleaded guilty to one count of bank fraud. Due to the felony conviction, I was required to surrender my CPA license, which meant that I had to physically return my certificate. As I began removing the certificate from its frame, I started to cry when I saw...
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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.”