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The Unhelp of the Lord Luke 15:1-3, 11b-32

The Unhelp of the Lord

Could it be that God will not always extract us from our problems?

AT A GLANCE:  

Global Rescue is one of a few companies specializing in getting people home from difficult situations. When there’s a crisis and someone desperately needs extraction, Global Rescue will often be on site within hours and take care of the situation. In today’s story, the youngest son was in trouble in a “far country,” and his father did not send a rescue team to extract him.  

 

EDITOR’S PICK 

For material based on today’s epistle text, see “Facebook Nostalgia,” March 10, 2013.   

For an alternative idea pertaining to Joshua 5:9-12, see “Manna Moments.”  

 

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