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Jesus said, “I tell you, you are Peter, and 
on this rock I will build my church.” - Matthew 16:18 (NRSV)

Now that I am between careers, I find it challenging when I first meet people. In the past, when asked what I do for a living, I have loved being able to say, “I am a student” or “I am a teacher.” In a few short words, these descriptions summarized...

Today's Prayer
O God, thank you for loving us and valuing us, no matter what job we have or do not have. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 16:13-20

Thought for the Day

No matter what, I am a child of God.

Prayer Focus

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An Anchor in the Storm

Joining friends at The Upper Room in morning prayer on Facebook Live has been an anchor in the storm during recent weeks. In the chaos of trying to figure out how to do ministry in strange and uncertain times, it was a compelling call to stop, breathe, listen, and be in community with those who gather "where the world meets to pray." Join us each day for morning prayer.