OUR CHALLENGE is to have faith—in failure, in success, in whatever life brings. The unexpected turns, the painful endings, the precarious beginnings are all part of the path of faith, where we are reminded with each step that the Resurrection did not happen only once long ago, it happens each day of our lives.
- Jean M. Blomquist
Secrets of a Good Life
Quote from Jean M. Blomquist, page 29 in Secrets of a Good Life: As Told by Saints and Sinners, compiled and introduced by Kathleen Stephens. Copyright © 2005 by Upper Room Books. All rights reserved. Used by permission. http://bookstore.upperroom.org/ Learn more about or purchase this book.
In what ways do you experience resurrection? Share your thoughts.
Afterward all the Israelites came near, and he gave them in commandment all that the LORD had spoken with him on Mount Sinai.
Exodus 34:32, NRSV
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Did You Know?
Happy 75th anniversary, El Aposento Alto!
This year, the Spanish language edition of El Aposento Alto celebrates its 75th anniversary. Congratulate the editors and the community in the comment section on the web: http://elaposentoalto.upperroom.org/es
This week we remember Rabanus Maurus (January 30).
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