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Emily M. Brown

Jesus Interrupted

Mark 1:40-45

6th Sunday after Epiphany - Year B

February 12, 2012

Emily M. Brown (UCC)

"I'm not going to pray about it," said my Sunday school classmate, "because I wouldn't want to pester God.  It's not that important."  It was maybe third or fourth grade Sunday school, and we were sharing the small and large concerns that afflict elementary-school children: the stresses of grades and popularity, worries about pets and parents and siblings.  I don't remember what it was that my classmate had decided not to pray about, but I do remember those words: "I wouldn't want to pester God."

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