A National Day of Prayer

Nelson-Kraybill-addresses-LWF-Council-June-2019-credit-Lutheran-World-Federation-hi-rezFrom Nelson Kraybill (right), president of Mennonite World Conference and former president of Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary

I applaud President Trump for proclaiming a National Day of Prayer, and suggest that he pray thus:

Merciful God, nobody is saying I caused the coronavirus, but I’m having trouble sleeping and have a few things to get off my chest. My decision in 2018 to dismantle the pandemics task force of the National Security Council and my recent attempt to cut funding for the Center for Disease Control were serious mistakes. Give me strength to admit to the nation, at least this once, that I am not always right. Lord, have mercy. Continue reading “A National Day of Prayer”