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David said to the Philistine, “You come against me with sword and spear and javelin, but I come against you in the name of the Lord Almighty, the God of the armies of Israel, whom you have defied.” - 1 Samuel 17:45 (NIV)

When David fought Goliath, he had a choice. He could believe either the taunts of Goliath or the promises of God. Replying to the Philistine with today’s verse, David chose God — and Goliath lost his head.
Every day, we have choices about what messages we will believe: those that...

Today's Prayer
Dear Father, help us listen to your voice through scripture, other believers, and your Spirit. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 Samuel 17:41-51

Thought for the Day

I can trust in God’s promises today and every day.

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