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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.

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Seeing young people, both men and women, participate in and write their testimonies at The Upper Room daily devotional writers’ workshop in Yangon, 2019, has been a highlight for me. The event and testimonies led to the publication of the first Lenten devotional in the Myanmar language. I truly believe that through The Upper Room ministry, the Lord will continue to equip people in Myanmar to grow and to share the gospel of Jesus Christ.”

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