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I know the plans I have for you, says the Lord, 
plans for your welfare and not for harm, 
to give you a future with hope. - Jeremiah 29:11 (NRSV)

I am only four feet seven inches tall. In kindergarten, I was constantly teased about my height. The ugly words troubled me. One day I asked God, “Why did you make me so small?”
Now I am a special education teacher who specializes in teaching students with impaired vision. Early...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us to trust your design. Thank you for helping us to persevere. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Jeremiah 29:11-13

Thought for the Day

God has a purpose for me.

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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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