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The peace of God, which transcends all 
understanding, will guard your hearts and 
your minds in Christ Jesus. - Philippians 4:7 (NIV)

For 36 hours, I had watched helplessly while my newborn daughter fought for her life. In a coma, Amee needed machines to breathe for her, monitor her heart, and supply her with nourishment and medication. Her chance of survival stood at five percent. My anxious thoughts became jumbled prayers. As...

Today's Prayer
Heavenly Father, help us to trust you in all the 
circumstances of our lives. Amen.

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Philippians 4:4-9

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