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Jesus said, “In this world you will have trouble. 
But take heart! I have overcome the world.” - John 16:33 (NIV)

My life was in shambles. Working three jobs, I still couldn’t support my family. I felt like a failure. At home, my sons had drifted into destructive pursuits. My wife and I barely spoke. I felt isolated and alone. At night I would pray to die and awaken disappointed to...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord Jesus, thank you for loving and rescuing us when we cry out to you. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 11:28-30

Thought for the Day

When we draw near to God, God will draw near to us. (See Jas. 4:8.)

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When sexual assault is in the headlines...

"As the survivor of childhood trauma, I’ve come a long way in my healing process. This is thanks in part to years of therapy, a lot of hard work, and an incredible support network of family and friends. More so, it’s the result of learning to be still with God, to offer up my pain for God to transform, and to realize I am God’s beloved. I’m now in a place of peace, one that has stayed with me for several years now."