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The Lord says, “When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you.” - Isaiah 43:2 (NIV)

In August 2016, south Louisiana experienced major flooding, causing widespread devastation. Many homes and businesses suffered major damage and people lost virtually all their possessions. The situation was stressful and depressing.
Yet all around us we also saw reminders of God’s Spirit. It was common for people to pray together...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, loving God, for lifting us up when life is difficult. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 46:1-5

Thought for the Day

God always walks with me.

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