Changing lives: finding strength in difficult times

Nina has found great comfort in looking to God in various times of her life, especially in prayer. She's found strength in reaching out to the Lord in difficult times of her life, and in the act of praying for others.

"Prayer, regarded in itself, is speech with God, and some internal view at the time of the matters of the prayer, to which there answers something like an influx into the perception or thought of the mind, so that there is a certain opening of the person's interiors toward God." (Emanuel Swedenborg, Secrets of Heaven 2535)

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Daily Inspiration

"Let anyone who wishes to be happy for evermore know and believe that they are going to be alive after death; ...[and] that the Word is the one and only teacher of how a person should live in the world in order to be happy for evermore."

Arcana Coelestia 8939:3