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Thus says the Lord, he who created you, O Jacob, he who formed you, O Israel: Do not fear, for I 
have redeemed you; I have called you 
by name, you are mine. - Isaiah 43:1 (NRSV)

My father worked most of his life at a racing-horse farm in upstate New York. An exercise rider and jack-of-all-trades, he had a special affinity with the horses he worked with every day. He had nicknames for them all and was always the first one into the training barn each...

Today's Prayer
Creator God, may we hear your call and respond by following you every day. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 John 3:1-3

Thought for the Day

Today I will faithfully do God’s work.

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