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Lord, you alone are my portion and my cup; 
you make my lot secure. - Psalm 16:5 (NIV)

My friend worked the late-night shift, but because of many health and family issues, he really needed a day-shift job. When I told my friend to pray for help in finding another job, he said, “I don’t want to be a bother to God.” My friend thought that his need...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us to bring all our concerns to 
you — no matter how small. In Jesus’ name we pray. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Exodus 16:1-15

Thought for the Day

Today I will turn to God with even my smallest needs.

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