Tag Archives: injuries

Reflections About Jury Selection

I realized that while we have been retweeting reporters’ tweets for the duration of jury selection, we have yet to make a blog entry about what’s been happening. With the jury set to be whittled down to 18 (12 jurors … Continue reading

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You Are: A Desperate Prayer

Lord, You are El Shaddai, God Almighty, all-powerful, sovereign over everything. As jury selection starts on Monday and Jahar’s trial begins, remind us that You are in control.  We tend to think we know what is best – but You … Continue reading

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Remember Them In Your Prayers

Editor’s Note: The following is an anonymous submission from a Christians United for Jahar contributor. Last week’s news about Robel Phillipos’s verdict and Khairullozhon Matanov’s alleged assault has elicited some prayer requests.  If you have not been following the trial, Robel … Continue reading

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Going and Telling

The Gospels are full to the brim of stories of the incredible healing power of Jesus’s love, many of which end in the exact same way. In Matthew 9, Jesus restores the sight of two blind men because of their … Continue reading

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The “lucky” one

Or do you presume on the riches of his kindness and forbearance and patience, not knowing that God’s kindness is meant to lead you to repentance? -Romans 2:4 I’ve been saying for months now that Jahar survived that night on the boat by God’s … Continue reading

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A concerning situation

The latest update I’ve read on Jahar has me feeling a mix of concern, frustration, and sadness. I must say, however, that we have to take this update with a grain of salt because it’s information that supposedly found its … Continue reading

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16 wounds: PRAY

I swear if my heart breaks anymore, one of these days it’s just going to fall into pieces. This update is so sad because his injuries are even worse than reported in the update from a few days ago. I … Continue reading

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