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Jesus said, “Ask and it will be given to you; seek 
and you will find; knock and the door 
will be opened to you.” - Luke 11:9 (NIV)

When my children were preschoolers, I would ask them to do something like pick up toys in their rooms or make their beds. Sometimes they responded, “I’m too little!” even when they were big enough to perform the task. They were just not ready to accept responsibility for having that...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, open our eyes to the things that seem impossible to us, but which can happen through you. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Acts of the Apostles 3:1-10

Thought for the Day

What is God inviting me to do today, to which I will say “I can”?

Prayer Focus

Someone lacking confidence


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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.” 

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