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Be still, and know that I am God. - Psalm 46:10 (NIV)

Within a period of ten months, 11 family members, friends, and a work associate had died. My 14-year-old cousin had been killed while crossing the street at night. And my 23-year-old niece, who had just won her battle with 
leukemia, died from an unrelated cause. My heart ached as I...

Today's Prayer
Father God, thank you for being our place of refuge and our strength during troubling times. In Jesus’ name. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 46:1-11

Thought for the Day

God is my source of peace in troubling times.

Prayer Focus

Someone living with Leukemia


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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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