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Elihu said, “Where is God my Maker, 
who gives songs in the night?” - Job 35:10 (NIV)

As a child, I was often frightened at the setting of the sun. Whether we had electric power or not, when I looked through the window at the 
disappearing sun, the darkness staring back at me brought terrible dreams every night.
When I grew older, I learned to sing some...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, brighten our nights with songs that can strengthen us and give us hope. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Acts of the Apostles 16:22-31

Thought for the Day

In times of distress, I will ask God to give me a song.

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