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Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go. - Joshua 1:9 (NIV)

My husband and I were praying about moving our family across the country to help launch a new ministry. Leaving family, friends, and a good job behind made the decision hard, but we felt that God was urging us to go. One night when my heart felt heavy about leaving,...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, God, for giving us the strength and courage to do what you have called us to do. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Joshua 1:1-9

Thought for the Day

Today I will read scripture and listen for God’s leading.

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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