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My thoughts are not your thoughts, nor are 
your ways my ways, says the Lord. - Isaiah 55:8 (NRSV)

I tend to be a slow learner, and I also tend to think that I know what’s best. As a teenager, I sometimes did what I wanted to do instead of 
listening to my parents. Now as an adult, I sometimes do what I want to do instead of listening...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us to remember your ways and 
follow them. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 4:1-11

Thought for the Day

Today I will rely on God instead of myself.

Prayer Focus

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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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