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A Prayer for Sandy Hook

ISignFred48 Wrote: Dec 17, 2012 10:23 AM
These stories always bring to mind the 'slaughter of the innocents' by King Herod. I can't help but believe that Christ is also reminded and that these children have a special place in His Heart. After all, those who were killed in the Bible story were the only ones who ever died in His place.

In light of the horrific developments in Newtown, Conn. – developments so sorrowful that no words will do – I felt it only appropriate to pull my regular column for this week. I offer, instead, the only words I can at this inexpressibly mournful time: A simple prayer. ~ Matt Barber

Please come, Lord Jesus.

Come, King Jesus.

Come soon I pray.

Yet, even still come now, Holy Spirit, until such time.

We need You.

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