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The spies said, “We can’t attack those people; they are stronger than we are.” - Numbers 13:31 (NIV)

My heart raced. I couldn’t sleep. Lord, I can’t do this. Although I’d spent weeks preparing to speak at a women’s conference, my confidence vanished the night before the event. What if I mess up? What if they don’t like me? I had to remind myself that God had called...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, when our circumstances make us shrink in fear, remind us that you’re able to do more than we can imagine. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Numbers 13:26-33

Thought for the Day

Rather than giving in to fear,I will trust God and pray for courage.

Prayer Focus

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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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