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The psalmist wrote, “Even before a word is on my tongue, O Lord, you know it completely.” - Psalm 139:4 (NRSV)

I was at my best friend’s home feeling anxious and fed up because I had been facing a crisis related to my job. My friend was at work, but her children and her mother were of great comfort to me. They were a delight to be with. They showered me...

Today's Prayer
O Lord, we give thanks to you for your everlasting love. If calamity comes upon us, remind us to call on you, knowing that you will hear us. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 Kings 19:1-9

Thought for the Day

When anxiety threatens to overwhelm me, God offers peace.

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