Mike Medeiros (California, USA)
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The nations shall see your vindication, and all the kings your glory; and you shall be called by a new name that the mouth of the Lord will give. - Isaiah 62:2 (NRSV)
I got into a lot of trouble in school, and my report cards always included comments about my bad behavior. Because of my actions, those comments described me in ways that were not positive, though they were frequently deserved.
Surprisingly, one teacher thought I was redeemable. She named other traits...
My identity as God’s child is stronger than any label others can give me.
Someone who helps me see my potential
Respond by posting a prayer.
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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