Day 6 | 30 Days of Prayer | Colorado

Posted on: June 23, 2016 Written by
Day 6 | 30 Days of Prayer | Colorado
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Today we pray for…

Attendees: Pamela, Jayme, Jess, Sarah, and Susan

 

He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds (Psalm 147:3).

 

Dear Heavenly Father,

There isn’t a woman on earth who has not been lonely or had to deal with grief; these emotions are part of life on this earth. however, our attendees set themselves up to be lonely when they left the US to serve you overseas. They had to say premature good-byes and have witnessed and experienced many types of grief as they’ve come alongside hurting people around the world.

You know their grief and You capture their tears. You are always present and nothing can separate You from these women. They are Your beloved and you care for each one when they are lonely and grieving.

Please use the retreat to wrap Your comfort around the deep places of their hurting hearts. May they realize in new ways how beloved they are to You.

In Jesus’ Name, Amen.

 

©2016 Thrive.



About the author

Linda Swanson serves with Paraclete as a member care provider, retreat speaker and spiritual director. She comes alongside global workers to help them be effective in life and ministry. Via Skype, Linda provides spiritual direction for global workers. With her husband, Kevin, Linda served for 28 years with MAF, both overseas as a pilot/mechanic family and at headquarters in administration and member care. During eight of those years, she helped direct Fairhaven Ministries, a retreat center for clergy and global workers. Now, Linda lives in Englewood, New Jersey where her husband is a pastor with the Evangelical Covenant Church. Their two children are married and they have two grandsons.

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