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Let us run with perseverance 
the race marked out for us. - Hebrews 12:1 (NIV)

For ten years my husband has participated in international triathlon events called Ironman. People from all over the world gather to complete a journey of 140.6 miles. They have 17 hours to swim 2.4 miles, bike 112 miles, and run 26.2 miles. Though the best athletes in the world take...

Today's Prayer
Dear Jesus, by your example and in your strength, help us to persevere through the trials that come our way. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Luke 23:23-42

Thought for the Day

Today I will follow Jesus’ example of perseverance.

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