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Do not worry about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let 
your requests be made known to God. - Philippians 4:6 (NRSV)

In coastal Louisiana, one popular way we catch blue crab is to tie a piece of meat — often a chicken neck — on a long string and throw the bait out from the shore. When we feel a crab tugging on the bait, we slowly start pulling the line...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us to trust that it is better for us to put our problems in your hands than to keep them in ours. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 11:28-30

Thought for the Day

What problem can I turn over to God today?

Prayer Focus

Someone learning to let go


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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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