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[Jesus] asked him, “Do you want to get well?” - John 5:6 (NIV)

A few years ago fallen power lines sparked a wildfire that devastated more than 5,000 acres of pristine bushveld (savanna). The fire made the veld look like a lunar landscape. A vast stretch of land was reduced to black and gray ashes with many burnt tree stumps protruding from the...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us turn to you for healing when we feel devastated by the circumstances of our lives. Amen.

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Today's Reading
John 5:1-15

Thought for the Day

What new way is God showing me today?

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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.” 

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