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“They Were Praying!”
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02/27/2016

They Were Praying!

Linda asked, “How long are we supposed to keep praying for Michael?”

On a Sunday evening, I told Linda and Walter that I was really concerned about the safety of my son Michael. Michael was mountain climbing in Ecuador and it was a technical climb to the summit of Mt. Cayambe. When I expressed my anxiety, Linda and Walter immediately said, “We will pray for Michael.”

That was on Sunday, and on Thursday, Linda called and asked, “How long are we supposed to keep praying for Michael’s safety? That was so wonderful because I knew that they were praying. What a wonderful idea: So when you tell someone that you will be praying for them, call them a few days later to check-in.

Thank you Walter and Linda.

Photo credit: Michael W. May

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