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[Jesus] cried out, “Let anyone who is thirsty come to me, and let the one who believes in me drink. As 
the scripture has said, ‘Out of the believer’s
 heart shall flow rivers of living water.’” Now 
he said this about the Spirit, which 
believers in him were to receive. - John 7:37-39 (NRSV)

I live in Texas, which can be extremely hot and dry in the summer. We recently endured a long, severe summer drought. Lakes that had once been filled with boats were dry, cracked dirt. People walked across river beds where they had previously gone swimming. Lawns that had been lush...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, when dry times come, we know that you offer living water that refills and renews our souls. Amen.

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Today's Reading
John 4:7-15

Thought for the Day

God’s living water quenches my thirst.

Prayer Focus

Those experiencing DROUGHT


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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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