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Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. - Matthew 11:28 (NIV)

One day when my daughter Penelope was a toddler, we were hosting a family gathering. Penelope was playing with her cousins in a noisy room, crowded with relatives. Penelope is a quiet, serious girl, and she suddenly became overwhelmed by her surroundings. She toddled over to me, placed her head...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, Lord, for helping us during times of distress and for comforting us with your love. Amen.

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Today's Reading
2 Corinthians 1:3-7

Thought for the Day

When I feel weak, I will turn to God for rest.

Prayer Focus

Family reunions


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