IN THE RESURRECTION, God in Christ has given second wind to prayers that have not gone answered as we hoped and to those who have not been healed as we sought—and to a realm that, while long deferred, will bring holy purposes to chosen fulfillment.
– John Indermark
From page 73 of Gospeled Lives: Encounters with Jesus, A Lenten Study by John Indermark. Copyright © 2008 by John Indermark. All rights reserved. Used by permission of Upper Room Books. http://bookstore.upperroom.org/ Learn more about or purchase this book.
What holy purposes are you seeing fulfilled? Share your thoughts.
And this is his commandment, that we should believe in the name of his Son Jesus Christ and love one another, just as he has commanded us.
1 John 3:23, NRSV
This Week: pray for your neighbor. Submit your prayer to The Upper Room Living Prayer Center or share it in the comment section.
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This week we remember: Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz (April 17).
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