Mary Alice Potter (North Carolina, USA)
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Those who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength, they shall mount up with wings like eagles, they shall run and not be weary, they shall walk and not faint. - Isaiah 40:31 (NRSV)
A few years ago I retired from ministry after about 40 years, and then four months later my husband died after a long illness. He had also been in ministry over 40 years. My grief continues to be monumental. As time goes by I ask myself, What now? Day by...
I can find renewed strength as I wait for the Lord.
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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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