When I lived in Boston, Ma I visited a new Church where I encountered problem—I don’t speak Chinese and the brother who was trying to welcome me didn’t speak English. I mean I can say “Thank you” – “Hello” – and “Goodbye” but that is the extent of my Chinese. Which brought up another problem even if I could have spoken the language, He only spoke Taiwanese where I would be speaking in Mandarin The solution? He pulled a software peron in which he spoke Chinese, and the this other person spoke to me in English. The process reversed as I responded in English and the man spoke Chinese. The software allowed us to communicate clearly, even in different languages.
At times, I feel like I’m unable to communicate and express my heart when I pray to my heavenly Father—and I’m not alone. Many of us struggle sometimes with prayer. But the apostle Paul wrote, “The Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what ...Read more
- From the desk of the Chaplain