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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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While several strategies for reopening the world are being discussed, I encourage you—the people of God everywhere—to allow this season to be a formative one during which you can make new discoveries about God and increase your faith. Use this time to embark on a life of prayer, a life of study, and a life of action—involvement in the community.”

 On September 19th, attend Emmaus Ministries International Virtual Gathering.