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Carry each other’s burdens. - Galatians 6:2 (CEB)

I have never understood why people suffer or prayers seem to go unanswered, and I probably never will. I do, however, find comfort in knowing that I’m not alone in my lack of understanding or in my suffering.
In today’s reading, Jesus himself broke down in the midst of his...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, open our eyes today to see those around us who are suffering so we can ease their burdens. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Mark 14:32-42

Thought for the Day

Because of my faith, I am not alone.

Prayer Focus

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