I am always struck by the response of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego. They trusted fully in God and at the same time did not require that God answer their prayer to be saved from torture and death.
I know we pray TO Jesus, but I really would like to pray for him because he and his message are often misunderstood, misused and abused.
As Thanksgiving nears and Advent is just around the corner, I am filled with so much anticipation and joy. The words that keep running through my mind and heart right now are from the prayer of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego ...