DeVonna R. Allison (Florida, USA)
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[O Lord], you are good, and what you do is good; teach me your decrees. - Psalm 119:68 (NIV)
I sighed when I read another devotion where a life was at risk, people prayed, and the life was miraculously restored. Of course I’m glad for them, but I wondered, Where are the voices of those who trust God despite unanswered prayers?
My husband and I prayed for our children...
I can always rely on God’s presence in my life.
For faith in times of suffering
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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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