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The prayer of the righteous person is 
powerful in what it can achieve. - James 5:16 (CEB)

While waiting for my receipt at the bank, I overheard the person assisting me tell her co-worker about her injured leg. When she returned with my receipt, she told me what had happened and described the excruciating pain. She said, “Please pray for me.” I responded, “Let’s pray right now.”...

Today's Prayer
Our Father in heaven, thank you for the privilege of prayer. May we never miss an opportunity to pray for others. Amen.

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Today's Reading
James 5:13-16

Thought for the Day

Today I will look for opportunities to pray with others.

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