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We know that all things work together for 
good for those who love God, who are 
called according to his purpose. - Romans 8:28 (NRSV)

My six-year-old son, Sabalo, had been diagnosed with a tumor. After many medical examinations, including two 
biopsies, we learned that the tumor was growing and could not be successfully radiated.
Five years after the diagnosis, Sabalo’s difficulties with mobility had increased. His spine showed a severe deviation. He could not...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, Lord, for leading us in the way of 
compassion. Amen.

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Today's Reading
John 16:22-24

Thought for the Day

“All things are possible for God” (Matt. 19:26, ceb).

Prayer Focus

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