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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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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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