Tag Archives: despair

Stacking the Deck

I don’t know Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. I never have. And until God answers our desperate prayers and I meet him in heaven, I likely never will. But C.S. Lewis once said, “Do not waste time bothering whether you ‘love’ your neighbor; … Continue reading

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From Mourning into Joyful Dancing

I have a few songs on my prayer list for Jahar that are just pure happy and joyful. They remind me of what could be for him. As I was driving home praying for him the other day, “I’ve Found … Continue reading

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God has him right where He wants him

At today’s status conference, a trial date for Jahar was set for November 3, 2014. Judge O’Toole called it a “a realistic and fair date,” but the defense believes otherwise. On Monday, Jahar’s lawyers had filed a motion pushing for … Continue reading

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Special Administrative Measures and pertinent prayer requests

Today Jahar’s defense team filed a motion to vacate the Special Administrative Measures (SAMs) that have been imposed on him, claiming that they are not justified and that they are violations of the First, Fifth, and Sixth Amendments as well … Continue reading

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A little encouragement

In light of the news about Jahar facing the death penalty, I wanted to share a Bible verse that I heard tonight and think is relevant: Therefore, my dear brothers and sisters, stand firm. Let nothing move you. Always give … Continue reading

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