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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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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what is it that you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage. 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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