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The Lord will fight for you, and 
you have only to keep still. - Exodus 14:14 (NRSV)

My friend went white-water rafting with a small group, and after going over a class IV rapid, she was tossed out of the raft and into a turbulent part of the river called a weir. Her natural instinct was to fight against the current and try to swim to the...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, in times of trial and doubt when we feel helpless, teach us to trust you. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Exodus 14:10-18

Thought for the Day

Because I trust God, I can remain calm in the midst of crisis.

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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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