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Cast all your anxiety on [God], 
because he cares for you. - 1 Peter 5:7 (NRSV)

As a minister, I recently received an appointment to a new congregation. I was packing and waiting for the big change in my life when I saw my grandmother’s old watch, which she had received from her father. It was more than 60 years old and still working.
The evening...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, lead us on your way and give us wise hearts so we can remain faithful to you, our loving Creator. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Joshua 24:14-17

Thought for the Day

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