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We have not ceased praying for you and asking that you may be filled with the knowledge of God’s will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding, so 
that you may lead lives worthy of the Lord. - Colossians 1:9-10 (NRSV)

On a recent visit to Atlanta, my daughter Tonya showed me the cards that she hands out to strangers as she travels. They say, “I Said a Prayer for You Today.” I was so impressed! She gave me several, and I began to do the same thing. I was pleased...

Today's Prayer
Our Father, thank you for hearing our prayers for those who are hurting today. In Jesus’ name, we ask you to be with them in powerful ways. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Luke 11:1-10

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