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Jesus said, “The water I give them will become in them a spring of water welling up to eternal life.” - John 4:14 (NIV)

Curious, four-year-old Sarah peeped around the open door of the vestry where some of us sat chatting, waiting for the pre-church prayer meeting to begin. Suddenly her face lit up with a radiant smile when she spied her unlikely best friend: a military veteran, returned from a tour abroad. When...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, loving God, for inviting us to come to you with confidence and boldness. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Hebrews 4:13-16

Thought for the Day

Drawing near to God can fill me with incomparable joy.

Prayer Focus

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