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Come near to God and [God] will come near to you. - James 4:8 (NIV)

Recently, one of my preschool students and I were alone outside. Out of the blue, he asked me, “Why do I have to believe in God?” I answered, “Well, you don’t have to believe in God; but I sure do. I can’t imagine my life without God.” We had a...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, God, for being a constant presence in our lives. We need you in all the circumstances of our day-by-day living. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 73:23-28

Thought for the Day

God stays close to me, and I will stay close to God.

Prayer Focus

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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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