An entry for the World Day of Prayer

Introduction: I had written a socially critical piece concerning some issue and asked a friend to read it and give me his reaction. He replied, “I agree with your assessment concerning the time in which we live, but you overlook a very important part of the problem. Remember,” he said, “Chronicles 7:14.” I looked it up: If my people who are called by my name will humble themselves, and pray and seek My face, and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from Heaven, and forgive their sin and heal their land. He was right; there’s always room for repentance, and our land can be healed.

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