Learning Forgiveness – Beatrice
- From my prayer journal in Burundi -
Yesterday, I experienced something I will never, ever forget . . .
In the district of Muyebe, we met with the Sister Connection widows of that region. As has been their custom, they greeted us with songs, dancing, and testimonies of what God (through Sister Connection) had done for them.
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Giving with Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving Eve, 2008. Warm Beach Free Methodist Church.
Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself from being polluted by the world. - James 1:27
I walked into the church that evening with a sense of gratitude and joy. It was Thanksgiving Eve, 2008, and as I looked back on the year that was drawing to a close, I saw that each significant moment my family had walked through had the fingerprints of God all over it. The congregation assembled in order to Continue reading