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Surely he took up our pain and bore our suffering. - Isaiah 53:4 (NIV)

Twelve years ago I was diagnosed with chronic malaria. Every week I had to go to the hospital to receive proper treatment, and because of that, I faced deep despair. Some time later a work colleague invited me to attend an activity at his church. At first I was afraid,...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, Lord, for words that bring healing and illuminate our lives. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Isaiah 53:1-10

Thought for the Day

Scripture offers me hope in times of trouble.

Prayer Focus

Those suffering from malaria


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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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