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You yourself [O God] have kept track of my misery. Put my tears into your bottle. - Psalm 56:8 (CEB)

After my wife of 60 years died in October 2016, I began reading several books about how to handle grief. One story from a medical center indicated that shedding tears is a way of cleansing the body of toxic substances. Thus, our tears in times of grief are actually a...

Today's Prayer
God of comfort, surround us with the love you have revealed in our Savior, and enable us to live as your faithful and loving servants. In Jesus’ name. Amen.

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Psalm 56:8-13

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