I thought of pictures I'd seen of the Western Wall, also known by some as the Wailing Wall, a 1601-foot long limestone wall in Old City of Jerusalem.
"It's a custom to stick notes in the cracks between the stones to ask God to grant requests," she continued. "I wrote a special one for Ernest."
"There is very little space in that wall, and it's difficult to stuff the notes in the cracks, so that's why the paper is so small!" Over a million notes are placed in the Western Wall each year!
I was so touched that my friend brought such a special request across so many miles to a place so far away.
Here is the note tucked in the stones:
Thank you Lori for praying for Ernest, and for bringing this request to God in such a special way.
|My friend Lori at the Western Wall.|