Prayer for September 23, 2021

Prayer for September 23, 2021: Please pray with me. God of past, present, and future, you encounter us in time, yet you are not limited by time. Too often we want to put you in a box and control you. Our desire is really about feeling in control of our own lives. But you don’t call us to be in control. You call us to participate in the unfolding of your reign, which is out of our control. And so many look to the past — a time they think they know. A time they think they can control. What is this desire for control in our lives really about? Why is control of our life so very important to so many? Does…

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My name is Matthew Best. I’m an ELCA (Lutheran) pastor who attempts to translate church and churchy stuff into everyday language.

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Pastor Matthew Best

My name is Matthew Best. I’m an ELCA (Lutheran) pastor who attempts to translate church and churchy stuff into everyday language.