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The one who trusts in the Lord, whose confidence is in him . . . will be like a tree planted by the water that sends out its roots by the stream. - Jeremiah 17:7-8 (NIV)

It was one of those days when nothing seemed to go right. Milk boiled over. The dog went missing, and I was late for an appointment because the car wouldn’t start. The local repair shop was closed. Who would help? The saving grace in all this was that I could...

Today's Prayer
O God, give us the right words to share our faith with someone we meet today so that they can know your love and grace. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Jeremiah 17:5-8

Thought for the Day

I can drink deeply from my spiritual reserve of faith in God.

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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