Katie Overbeek (Ontario, Canada)
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[God] has made everything beautiful in its time. - Ecclesiastes 3:11 (NIV)
For years, I struggled to reconcile my ambitions and notions of success with God’s timing and plan for my life. As a musician and songwriter, comparing myself to others in my field and what they were achieving was a perpetual snare.
Then during an extended maternity leave following the birth...
I will measure my success according to God’s word.
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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.”