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Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow 
or reap or store away in barns, and yet 
your heavenly Father feeds them. - Matthew 6:26 (NIV)

One Sunday morning I found myself looking out at the backyard, which was cloaked in a layer of snow. As I stood enjoying the beautiful wintry scene, I noticed that a large hemlock had dropped its tiny cones — delivering seeds to the ground where rabbits, squirrels, and birds delighted...

Today's Prayer
Heavenly Father, thank you for the privilege of caring for your creation. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 104:10-28

Thought for the Day

Loving God means loving what God has created.

Prayer Focus

To be a better steward of creation


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