Job said, “Naked came I out of my mother’s womb, and naked shall I return . . . the Lord gave 
and the Lord hath taken away; blessed 
be the name of the Lord." - Job 1:21 (KJV)

For 40 years I struggled with a number of issues — from low self-esteem to drug and alcohol abuse — until one day law enforcement came to my door with a search warrant. After turning my house upside down, they led me away in handcuffs. Before I was arrested, I...

Today's Prayer
Our Father in heaven, help us remember that we are always in your loving and trustworthy hands. Strengthen our faith so that we may grow to be more like you. In the name of your son, Jesus Christ. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Romans 8:26-30

Thought for the Day

God never gives up on me.

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