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I will bless the Lord at all times; his praise 
shall continually be in my mouth. - Psalm 34:1 (NRSV)

One gray London evening, I listened to a musician play in a public square. All around, toes tapped and fingers snapped in rhythm. Onlookers swayed, appearing tempted to dance; but nobody did, perhaps not wanting to look foolish in front of so many strangers. Then one man bent over, grabbed...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, we want to worship you wholly, freely, and joyfully. Please help us to keep our eyes on you and praise you as we pray, “Father, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come. Give us each day our daily bread. Forgive us our sins, for we also forgive everyone who sins against us. And lead us not into temptation” (Luke 11:2-4, niv). Amen.

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Psalm 34:1-7

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I will praise the Lord no matter who is watching me.

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