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.

Prayer Focus

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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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