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We will not fear . . . though [the sea’s] 
waters roar and foam. - Psalm 46:2-3 (NIV)

My bass-fishing partner and I were enjoying a good catch on Lake Livingston in Texas. The weather had been perfect until a fierce storm blew up rather quickly. We were near the start of Kickapoo Creek, so we quickly stowed our gear, then ran the boat at full speed in...

Today's Prayer
Almighty and loving God, thank you for hearing our prayers and for giving us refuge, security, and peace. In Jesus’ name. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 46:1-7

Thought for the Day

I can always find refuge in God’s loving arms.

Prayer Focus

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