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I saw the Lord, high and exalted, seated on a throne; and the train of his robe filled the temple. Above him were seraphim, each with six wings. - Isaiah 6:1-2 (NIV)

More than 30 years ago, I was working at a faith-based human-services agency. On a dangerously cold night, we kept our building open so that three men could come in off the streets to stay warm. We all spent a fairly restless night.
As I was leaving the next morning,...

Today's Prayer
O God, help us always to be open to your presence and leading in our lives. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Isaiah 6:1-8

Thought for the Day

I can encounter God’s holiness in the most unlikely places.

Prayer Focus

Those who are lonely


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