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Strive first for the kingdom of God and his 
righteousness, and all these things 
will be given to you as well. - Matthew 6:33 (NRSV)

I am currently preparing for auditions to become a student at a school for the arts. On top of preparing for those auditions, I have to remain diligent in my high school studies. Over the past few months I have developed anxiety, and I am very stressed most of the...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, thank you for your everlasting love. Help us to stay faithful during stressful times. Help us to follow your loving guidance. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 62:1-2, 5-8

Thought for the Day

I will take time to seek first the kingdom of God today.

Prayer Focus

Someone preparing for an audition


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