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Wait for the Lord; be strong, and let your 
heart take courage; wait for the Lord! - Psalm 27:14 (NRSV)

David, the presumed author of Psalm 27, had adversaries intent on taking his life; yet he proclaimed that the Lord was his light, his salvation, and his stronghold. I do not have enemies threatening my life, but I have been afraid of a raging storm, an uncomfortable task, or a...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, we give thanks that you are the stronghold of our lives and that we need not be afraid. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 27:1-14

Thought for the Day

Today I will remember that the Lord is my strength.

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