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God will save you from the hunter’s trap and from deadly sickness. God will protect you with his 
pinions; you’ll find refuge under his wings. - Psalm 91:3-4 (CEB)

One hot and humid summer, we were away from home on a two-week trip. Before leaving, I had watered the potted plants, including two 
geraniums that were full 
of brilliant red blooms. 
We returned to find the geraniums with wilted leaves. The blossoms that had survived were dull with their...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, Lord, for your faithful presence through difficult times. Amen.

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James 5:13-18

Thought for the Day

Though I am weak, God is strong.

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Jesus is speaking to us . . .

"Many of us are used to the idea that we might speak to God or to Jesus. Maybe at times it feels like shouting into the darkness or whatnot, but it’s not hard to do—at least as an imaginative exercise. What’s harder—even imaginatively—is to try to hear Jesus speaking to us. Are we just making things up? Are we just using Jesus as a puppet to say whatever we want to hear?" READ MORE