TO THANK YOU for the life you gave,
I sing and dance, I laugh and pray.
I try to bring honor to your name
by what I think and do and say.
In these, my life is prayer entwined
with all my love.
I hope you find
in this, my purest gratitude.
Through my life, let me thank you!
India Cable, age 23
– India Cable
devozine, July/August 2005
From “Meaningful Ways to Pray,” page 35 in devozine, the devotional lifestyle magazine for teens. Copyright © 2005 by Upper Room Ministries. All rights reserved. Used by permission. http://bookstore.upperroom.org/ Learn more about or purchase this book.
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Look! He is coming with the clouds; every eye will see him, even those who pierced him; and on his account all the tribes of the earth will wail. So it is to be. Amen.
Revelation 1:7 NRSV
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This week we remember C.S. Lewis (November 12).
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