The Yada Yada Prayer Group Author:Neta Jackson What do an ex con, a former drug addict, a real estate broker, a college student, and a married mother of two have in common? — Nothing or so I thought. Who would a imagined that God would make a group as mismatched as ours the closest of friends?\I almost didn't even go to the Chicago Women's Conference - after all, being thrown together with fi... more »ve hundred strangers wasn't exactly my comfort zone. But I would be rooming with my boss, Avis, and I hoped that maybe I might make a friend or two.
When Avis and I are assigned to a prayer group of twelve women at the conference, I wasn't sure what to think. There was Flo; and outspoken ex - drug addict; Ruth, a Messianic Jew who would smother-mother you to death.; and Yo-Yo an ex-con who wasn't even a Christian! Not to mention women from Jamaica, Honduras, South Africa - practically a mini- United Nations. We certainly didn't have much in common.« less