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May the favor of the Lord our God rest on us; 
establish the work of our hands for us. - Psalm 90:17 (NIV)

As a young man I suffered a series of losses and failures that left me with a hard heart. The God I had known as a youth seemed to have disappeared. When I began to date the woman who became my wife, my life began to change. She saw something...

Today's Prayer
Almighty God, thank you for your unfailing love. Help us to plant the seeds of your love so that others may come to know you. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 90:12-17

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