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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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Patience

"Patience requires us to slow down, pay attention, and see God in the midst of our frustration. When you get impatient, ask God what God would like you to see in that moment." Read More . . .