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We do not lose heart. Though outwardly we 
are wasting away, yet inwardly we are 
being renewed day by day. - 2 Corinthians 4:16 (NIV)

In the summer of 2016, disastrous bushfires raged through rural areas of South Australia. Lives were lost, and farms and homes were completely destroyed. Many not only lost their homes but also their livelihood. People rallied around to help with immediate needs, but many still struggle and some will never...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, Lord, for your love and forgiveness in times of stress. Help us to be open to you so that new growth can come. In Jesus’ name, we pray. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 Peter 1:3-9

Thought for the Day

Just as God renews the earth, God can renew my spirit.

Prayer Focus

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