What happened yesterday in New York defies words. Let's pray for the families of those involved, grieving with those who grieve, and remember the Lord Jesus, who said, "In this world you will have trouble, but take heart, I have overcome the world."

Dr. Tim Spivey is Pastor of New Vintage Church in Escondido, California. He is the author of numerous articles and one book, "Jesus: The Powerful Servant." A sought after speaker for events, Tim also serves as Adjunct Professor of Religion at Pepperdine University. Tim serves as a church consultant, and his writings are featured on numerous websites, including:, Church Executive magazine, Faith Village, Sermon Central, and Giving Rocket.

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