United We Stand

United We Stand

Usually, this space is dedicated to prayer for other nations. But right now my own country is heavy on my heart. As the eldest of eight children and the member of a very large extended family, I’ve experienced love (at times) as a potent mixture of grief and...
Receiving the Holy Spirit

Receiving the Holy Spirit

On the night before He was crucified, Jesus talked to His disciples about the Holy Spirit. “It is to your advantage that I go away,” He told them, “for if I do not go away, the Helper will not come to you. But if I go, I will send him to you.” It may be hard for us to...