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[Jesus] said to them, “Why are you afraid, you 
people of weak faith?” Then he got up and 
gave orders to the winds and the lake, 
and there was a great calm. - Matthew 8:26 (CEB)

When I finished my exercise regimen, I decided to walk along the beach. At one point I stopped to watch and appreciate the power of a rolling wave as it approached me. I worried I would be soaked by the wave, so I had two options: stay and see what...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us to rely fully on you when we are overwhelmed by the circumstances of our lives. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 8:23-27

Thought for the Day

When I trust in God, I can have peace and joy.

Prayer Focus

The People of the 
Dominican Republic


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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.” 

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