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An angel of the Lord said to Philip, “Go south
to the road — the desert road — that goes down from Jerusalem to Gaza.” So he started out, and
on his way he met an Ethiopian eunuch. - Acts 8:26-27 (NIV)

I could smell the paint drying on my latest work as I knelt to pray, “Thank you, God, for inspiring me to do this piece. Now whom do you want me to give it to?” God brought my sister to mind, but I said, “Lord, she’s an atheist.” My sister...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, give us the faith to obey your Spirit, even when we don’t know or understand what you’re trying to accomplish. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Acts of the Apostles 8:26-36, 38

Thought for the Day

Today I will pay attention to where God is leading me.

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