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Paul wrote, “[The Lord] said to me, ‘My grace 
is sufficient for you, for my power is made 
perfect in weakness.’ Therefore I will boast 
all the more gladly about my weaknesses, 
so that Christ’s power may rest on me.” - 2 Corinthians 12:9 (NIV)

Although I had joined a Christian fellowship group almost two years before, I had never taken a prominent role in the ministry. One day I got a message from our leader that said, “Meli, you have a lot of extraordinary experiences, so I want you to give the sermon the...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, we have many weaknesses, but we know that we can do anything because you are our strength. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Exodus 4:1-12

Thought for the Day

“I can do all things through [Christ] who strengthens me” (Phil. 4:13, NRSV).

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While several strategies for reopening the world are being discussed, I encourage you—the people of God everywhere—to allow this season to be a formative one during which you can make new discoveries about God and increase your faith. Use this time to embark on a life of prayer, a life of study, and a life of action—involvement in the community.”

 On September 19th, attend Emmaus Ministries International Virtual Gathering.