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Let all who take refuge in you be glad; 
let them ever sing for joy. - Psalm 5:11 (NIV)

Several years ago I volunteered as a wildlife caretaker at a nature and science museum. My responsibilities included feeding and administering medication to the resident wildlife and cleaning their outdoor habitats. Several animals, including two bald eagles, had sustained injuries that hindered their survival in the wild. The birds were...

Today's Prayer
God of comfort and healing, thank you for being our refuge when we suffer from life’s wounds. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 16:1-11

Thought for the Day

“Blessed are all who take refuge in [the LORD]” (Ps. 2:12).

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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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