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Weeping may linger for the night, but joy comes with the morning. - Psalm 30:5 (NRSV)

One night my young son, Nevin, came to me. Crying, he told me that he didn’t want to be alone; he wanted to stay with me. I held him, and I encouraged him by saying that God tells us not to be afraid. I reminded him of the verse over...

Today's Prayer
Loving God, replace our fear with hope as we wait for the joy of the morning. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Isaiah 41:9-13

Thought for the Day

God conquers my fears and brings hope and light to my darkness.

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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.” 

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