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Jesus said to his disciples, “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be 
troubled and do not be afraid.” - John 14:27 (NIV)

God, please help me! My father had just passed away and I was careening on an emotional roller coaster. One minute I felt all right, and the next I was in a deep pit of anguish and despair. Later on that day while driving on an errand, I realized that...

Today's Prayer
Dear heavenly Father, thank you for always being there for us. In Jesus’ name. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Luke 8:22-25

Thought for the Day

I am never alone because God has promised never to leave me.

Prayer Focus

Someone struggling with depression


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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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