Once again we have news of unspeakable acts of violence – this time in
How can we help? We can at least join in those prayers for the victims, their families, and all who are so obviously distressed by this terrible situation.
The Upper Room offers a resource called “Words of Comfort” and today’s prayer is so very appropriate:
July 23, 2011
who embraces us with love,
through the ages
you have told us,
Whisper it again in our ears,
Write it on our hearts.
- George Graham
I ask that all of our United Methodist congregations in the Indiana Conference to please join in a time of prayer during your Sunday services tomorrow, July 24th, and in subsequent weeks for the people of Norway. Perhaps the prayer listed above called “Tender God” is a good place to start.