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The Lord makes firm the steps of 
the one who delights in him. - Psalm 37:23 (NIV)

Several years ago I participated in a pilgrimage to the Holy Land. In Jordan, I visited the city of Petra. I had the opportunity to walk alongside our guide, a Bedouin nomad. During our time together I asked him if he had a certain strategy for walking in the desert....

Today's Prayer
Thank you, God, for walking beside us every day. You are our guide, in good times and in bad times. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Exodus 13:17-22

Thought for the Day

God walks beside me every day.

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