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I will instruct you and teach you the way you should go; I will counsel you with my eye upon you. - Psalm 32:8 (NRSV)

I am an assistant director of a summer camp in Wisconsin, where my daughter Emily taught sailing for a couple of years. One day I went to the lake to watch her sail with the campers. When I arrived, Emily’s boat was about two miles south of the beach where...

Today's Prayer
Heavenly Father, thank you for your Holy Spirit, our guide who helps us navigate our lives. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Isaiah 49:8-10

Thought for the Day

The Holy Spirit helps me navigate the winds of life.

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