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Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth, for you have died, and your life is hidden with Christ in God. - Colossians 3:2-3 (NRSV)

While dealing with the effects of cancer treatment, I would often find myself numbering the days: only twenty-five more days of chemotherapy . . . only two more days of radiation. During this difficult time, our family was blessed with many beautiful get-well cards and plenty of meals and prayers...

Today's Prayer
Gracious God, remind us of your blessings today, and strengthen us by hope in your promise for tomorrow. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Numbers 6:22-27

Thought for the Day

Instead of worrying about the future, I’ll praise God for today’s blessings.

Prayer Focus

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An Anchor in the Storm

Joining friends at The Upper Room in morning prayer on Facebook Live has been an anchor in the storm during recent weeks. In the chaos of trying to figure out how to do ministry in strange and uncertain times, it was a compelling call to stop, breathe, listen, and be in community with those who gather "where the world meets to pray." Join us each day for morning prayer.