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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.

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