IS THERE HOPE FOR ME?
Last year wasvery difficult for most of us. The COVID-19 pandemic put lots of strain on us. The many lockdowns and restrictions prevented us from seeing our loved ones and coming to church. For most part of the year we could not attend church physically. Some of us lost a loved relative or friend to death. The church as a family lost our dear sister Tuula Siimes. We could see that as a church and as individuals we have seen difficult times. I believe that not everything that happened was bad. God did good to us and also blessed us with the gift of life. As humans we are tempted to always forget about the good things God bestowed on us and focus on the difficult moments that came our way. Looking at what we have gone through and what lies ahead of us, we might ask ourselves is there hope for us?(more…)