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I lift up my eyes to the mountains — where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, 
the Maker of heaven and earth. - Psalm 121:1-2 (NIV)

Because my husband works in another city, I have the responsibility of taking care of our two teenage sons and my elderly mother-in-law. Sometimes my life gets stressful as I try to manage everything alone.
Recently, I was driving my family to worship on Sunday morning. I wanted to reach...

Today's Prayer
Heavenly Father, thank you for your unending love. In times of distress and weakness, strengthen and renew us. In Jesus’ name we pray. Amen.

Today's Reading
Psalms 121:1-6

Thought for the Day

God always surprises me.

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Beatrice Smith delivers copies of The Upper Room daily devotional guide to a retirement home in Cape Town, South Africa. "Residents are delighted to receive the magazine," she says of a recent visit. Learn more about the international editions of The Upper Room here.