Darlene J. Ellis (Oregon, USA)
Jesus said, “Truly I tell you, among those born of women there has not risen anyone greater than John the Baptist; yet whoever is least in the kingdom of heaven is greater than he.” - Matthew 11:11 (NIV)
When I tried to share Jesus with someone who was more successful and more educated than I, the words tumbled out of my mouth in a confused heap. Then when the person disagreed with me, my mind went blank. I couldn’t come up with a quick response. So I walked...
Because Jesus died for me, I can live boldly for him.
To see the value in every person
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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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