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The LORD says, “Even [a woman] may forget [her nursing child], yet I will not forget you. See, I have inscribed you on the palms of my hands.” - Isaiah 49:15-16 (NRSV)

At the neighborhood picnic my younger brother and I tied a rope around my right ankle and his left ankle. Amid giggles we hobbled and swayed to the starting line.
“On your mark, get set, go!” We somehow managed to synchronize our strides and crossed the finish line first. Smiling...

Today's Prayer
Heavenly Father, remind us, especially those of us who do not have earthly parents, that we all have you. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Isaiah 49:13-18

Thought for the Day

With God, I am never alone, abandoned, or forgotten.

Prayer Focus

Children whose parents are deceased


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God is at work

Discovery Weekend was an incredible opportunity and a great learning experience. I got to see the kingdom of God work within all the kids, which showed me how present Christ is throughout our lives and the amount of love and forgiveness that can be found in others.”