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Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; 
his love endures forever. - 1 Chronicles 16:34 (NIV)

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Today's Prayer
Dear God, give us grateful hearts so we may 
appreciate the work that you do in our lives. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 Chronicles 16:34-36

Thought for the Day

Being grateful helps me to recognize God’s blessings.

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