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May the righteous be glad and rejoice before 
God; may they be happy and joyful. - Psalm 68:3 (NIV)

When I was younger, I would notice how happy wealthy friends seemed to be. I had difficulty understanding why I didn’t have the same privileges as my friends. A friend once said to me, “I don’t know why people are so unhappy when every day is a gift.” My friend...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, open our eyes so that we can see and appreciate all you have given to us. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Ecclesiastes 5:18-20

Thought for the Day

I will be grateful and celebrate God’s gift of life today.

Prayer Focus

To make the most of God’s gifts


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