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Jeremiah prayed, “Lord, I know that people’s 
lives are not their own; it is not for 
them to direct their steps." - Jeremiah 10:23 (NIV)

As a young couple, my husband, Don, and I enjoyed riding bicycles. Later, because of my declining vision, we sold our bikes and bought a tandem bicycle. Since a “bicycle built for two” isn’t a common sight, we got lots of smiles and waves — especially when we would put...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us to let go and trust you as the one who is with us in every circumstance and moment of our journey. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Proverbs 3:5-10

Thought for the Day

I may be the stoker, but God is the captain.

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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