only seem lost for a while.
“Hey, Mike! You weren’t still asleep, were you? We’ve been up for hours. Okay, maybe not hours, but long enough to eat breakfast and be ready to get back to work. Do you and Mari want to come over and help again? Mama was talking about fixing a special lunch for us to eat on our new table,” Bobby gushed out, without even stopping for a breath.
Bobby was so excited about finishing the new table and spending time with his friend, Mike, that he didn’t realize for a minute how quiet and dark the house was.
“Mike, did you hear what I said? Why’s your house so quiet?” Bobby rushed on.
Papa had stepped through the door and placed his hand on Bobby’s shoulder. He looked down at Mike and cupped Mike’s face in his hand.
“Mike, where is Mari?” Papa tenderly asked. Mike flew into Papa’s arms, weeping loudly.
“What’s going on?” Bobby wanted to know.
8 The Lord will lead you. He himself is with you. He will not fail you or leave you. Don’t worry. Don’t be afraid!”
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