Facebook Friends and the Cloud of Witnesses

Amy Ziettlow, Huffington Post, 7/6/2011

As I scan the friends in my Facebook account I am reminded of the cloud witnesses described in Hebrews, and I am encouraged. In this life of love and loss, a cloud of witnesses cheering us on in our race of meaning and purpose is always a blessing:

"Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight and the sin that clings so closely, and let us run with perseverance the race set before us..."

Subjects: Death/dying, Family

More by: Amy Ziettlow

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