22 Aug '14, 2pm

Five Minute Friday: Change

All you need to do to understand that something has to change is turn on the news. Look at Twitter. Follow the hashtags and the stories and the devastating news from around the world that makes my brain numb. It’s too much to comprehend, too much for my overly empathetic heart to handle and I do – I go numb. Frozen. Unable to understand or absorb or come up with a plan to do something – anything – to make a difference. And I have these amazing friends, Deidra and Jennifer, who are doing the hands and feet and voice work of Jesus for those who need to have stories told. And I ask God if the change He wants from me means getting on a plane or finding a soapbox or sending an email. He says no. Stay and pray. That’s what I hear when I ask God what I can do to make a difference, to be part of the change that needs to happen. Stay and pray. Not a call to do nothing, to live in t...

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