Daily Devotional

One Family


As a Spanish teacher, I have had the opportunity to meet people from many countries, cultures and religions over the years. God has blessed me in these encounters.

One of the loveliest experiences I have had was in Puerto Rico with a young Christian woman from Indonesia. This young woman was far from her family and felt quite lonely in Puerto Rico. No one in our area spoke her native language. However, she and I both spoke English, so we could communicate while she learned Spanish. When we prayed, we held hands; she prayed in her language and I in ...

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