The whole congregation complained in the wilderness, saying
“If only we had died by the hand of the Lord in the land of [insert your town here],
where we gathered up our wealth and ate our fill every day;
for you have brought us out into this wilderness
to kill this whole congregation with hunger.”
“Draw near to the Lord, who has heard your complaining.
Look deeper into the wilderness;
God is there, not here.
God will provide enough for each,
and the price is that no one will have too much.”
That is how you will know who your God is,
when you see whether everyone has enough.
Submitted by Rev. Doug Hagler, First Presbyterian Church, Phoenixville PA
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