Today I asked for an answer to my prayers… and You gave redirection.
I asked for reassurance… and there was silence.
I asked for kindness… and my patience was tested.
I asked for action… and I practiced waiting.
I asked for understanding… and was given Grace upon Grace.
And now I rest and wait and listen… and I feel Your Presence, and Your Peace.
Thank you for journeying with me, even when I don’t know what to ask.
Rev. Deborah Vaughn, BCC, is a bereavement counselor endorsed by the Alliance of Baptists. She lives with her beloved bearded spouse of many years in Maryland. She is a herder of cats, and remains a die-hard Ohio State fan. You can find more of her writing at An Unfinished Symphony.
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