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The psalmist wrote, “You have been my help, and 
in the shadow of your wings I sing for joy.” - Psalm 63:7 (NRSV)

As I began my morning stroll, the Texas air was already heavy with humidity and hot from intense sunshine. Much of my route was in direct sunlight, and I found myself longing for the shade cast by the few trees lining the road. When I found some shade, the refreshment...

Today's Prayer
Father God, renew us in the shadow of your wings. Help us to abide in your presence through prayer and your word each day of our lives. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 63:1-11

Thought for the Day

In the shadow of God’s presence, I can find refreshment.

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