Monica A. Andermann (New York, USA)
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Do not say, “Why were the old days better than these?” For it is not wise to ask such questions. - Ecclesiastes 7:10 (NIV)
I found myself longing for “the good old days.” My radio was regularly tuned to an oldies station, I watched old rerun episodes on TV, and I frequently griped about the large chain stores sprouting up in my neighborhood. When my usual market was replaced by a chain store, I...
“This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it” (Ps. 118:24, NRSV).
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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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