Daily Reflections

Refugees

by Beth A Richardson on July 27, 2016 · 0 comments

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Wednesday, July 27. Psalm 107:1-9, 43 contains images of desperate people wandering through deserted towns. Pray that refugees everywhere may find a hospitable place.

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Words from the Word: Some wandered in desert wastes, finding no way to an inhabited town; hungry and thirsty, their soul fainted within them. Then they cried to the LORD in their trouble, and he delivered them from their distress; he led them by a straight way, until they reached an inhabited town.
– Psalm 107:4-7, NRSV

Lectionary Texts:

Audio Lectio: Pray the scripture with us: Luke 11:1-4. “A certain rich man’s land produced a bountiful crop …”

Spiritual Tools: Join us in this week’s spiritual practice, “Lovingly Fitted” by Christine Valters Painter.

Art Credit: Hofheinz-Döring, Margret, “Miser” from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. Original source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Geizhals,_Margret_Hofheinz-D%C3%B6ring,_Mischtechnik,_1926_(WV-Nr.5579).JPG.


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