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Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good. 
His love endures forever. - Psalm 136:1 (NIV)

Several years ago, I was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis. A few years after my diagnosis, I went through months of debilitating pain. At that time, I was unable to do much at all. Every joint hurt — even my cheekbones and my jaw. But through it all, I knew God...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, God, for your love. Help us to have faith in your goodness so that we can share our joy with others even when life is difficult. Amen.

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Today's Reading
2 Corinthians 12:6-10

Thought for the Day

Even when circumstances are bad, God is good.

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