Penny Frost McGinnis (Ohio, USA)
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The righteous cry out, and the Lord hears them; he delivers them from all their troubles. The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit. - Psalm 34:17-18 (NIV)
My left knee throbbed, the spot between my shoulder blades ached, and my thumb joints screamed at me. Arthritis and fibromyalgia were causing me great pain. For a while I was angry because I could no longer embroider, something I had enjoyed for years. My hands would ache if I...
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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.”