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[Job] said, “Naked I came from my mother’s 
womb, and naked shall I return there; the 
Lord gave, and the Lord has taken away;
blessed be the name of the Lord.” - Job 1:21 (NRSV)

The ultrasound tech moved the wand over my abdomen. With a concerned look on her face, she said, “I am sorry; there is no heartbeat. The baby is gone.” My heart sank as tears rolled down my face. I nodded that I understood, even though I didn’t understand at all....

Today's Prayer
Dear Father, thank you for all your blessings. Help us to worship and acknowledge you, even when we mourn. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Job 1:1-21

Thought for the Day

I will praise God in both my sorrow and my joy.

Prayer Focus

Someone Grieving the 
 death of a child


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God is at work

Discovery Weekend was an incredible opportunity and a great learning experience. I got to see the kingdom of God work within all the kids, which showed me how present Christ is throughout our lives and the amount of love and forgiveness that can be found in others.”