Grace: Help is On Its Way

I have an app on my phone called Lookout that scans for viruses and keeps my phone safe. But the unexpected, and (to me) most important gift from Lookout is the message it displays in my notifications bar: Everything is OK. When I need reassurance, I turn on my phone and open my notifications bar. [...]

Learning to Read with Jesus

We volunteer at a predominantly African-American, deeply heart-felt religious church that feeds the hungry in their very poor community several times a week from their kitchen. Unlike the quiet, cerebral worship of a Quaker Meeting, services here (before, during, and after the meal) are loud and emotional. “Amen!” “Tell it sister!” “Can I get a [...]

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