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“I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, 
plans to give you hope and a future.” - Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV)

Though I’m only 16 years old, I haven’t missed the reality that today’s world is full of terror and violence. No matter what goes on in my life, it seems as if those factors are some of the only constants. I cannot recall the last time I woke up and...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us to recognize the gifts you have given us and trust that you will use them to make the world a more loving place. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Jeremiah 29:10-14

Thought for the Day

I can find peace when I trust in God’s purpose for my life.

Prayer Focus

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God comes to us . . .

"God comes to the woman who feels in exile in her own marriage. To the man who grieves the loss of life dreams. To the child who lives on the street. To the parents who struggle to feed and clothe their children. To the one whose loneliness or depression intensifies every Christmas." Click to watch video.