John Jen-Chiang (Hong Kong, China)
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May the Lord bless you from Zion, he who is the Maker of heaven and earth. - Psalm 134:3 (NIV)
A recent retreat I attended included a Sunday worship service that took place shortly after sunrise. I am not accustomed to rising so early on Sundays, so I was not looking forward to it. However, as I walked up the hill and saw the sun rising above a mountain ridge,...
I can enjoy God’s creation any time.
To recognize the beauty around me
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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.”