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[The Lord your God] will never leave
 you nor forsake you. - Deuteronomy 31:6 (NIV)

As a 20-year-old Bible school graduate, I kissed my parents goodbye and went to teach the Bible in Southeast Asia. I had planned the whole adventure on my own and was traveling by myself for the entire summer. I was thrilled — that is, until my first day in-country when...

Today's Prayer
Dear Father God, thank you for comforting us with your words in scripture that remind us of your faithful presence. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Romans 8:31-39

Thought for the Day

I am never alone because God is with me.

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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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