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No temptation has seized you that isn’t common for people. But God is faithful. He won’t allow you 
to be tempted beyond your abilities. Instead, with the temptation, God will also supply a way out 
so that you will be able to endure it. - 1 Corinthians 10:13 (CEB)

I was overjoyed. It was Friday and payday. But I had a problem. I had no money to take the bus to my job to pick up my check. I thought long and hard and decided that I would try to pass off an old ticket, hoping the bus driver...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, teach us to trust you to give us strength when we face temptation. Amen.

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Today's Reading
James 4:2-10

Thought for the Day

God provides a way when we resist temptation.

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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