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A Prayer for Comfort and Forgiveness

I planted tomato seeds this year. Eventually, plants emerged and began to grow among the stakes I had placed to support them as their fruit grew and made them heavier. Small yellow flowers appeared, then were replaced by small green … Continue reading

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A Prayer to God as Shepherd

Shepherd your people with your staff, the flock that belongs to you, which lives alone in a forest in the midst of a garden land. As in the days when you came out of the land of Egypt, show us … Continue reading

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Jesus Wept, Then He Prayed

Jesus wept. When many people think about Jesus’ raising his friend Lazarus from the dead, they focus on those tears shed shortly before Jesus called for Lazarus to come out from the tomb. Why did he weep? They wonder, and … Continue reading

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Prayer After Jesus Died (and Arose)

What did the disciples pray the day after the Crucifixion? What did they pray after the resurrection? The Bible does not describe their activities on Saturday, so we can only speculate as to what they did. We might ask whether … Continue reading

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