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Whatever you ask for in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours. - Mark 11:24 (NIV)

I was born into a Christian family and we attended church every Sunday. But when my parents separated during my adolescence, I went through a crisis of faith. For many years, I asked: Does God exist? Why does God allow such suffering in my family? I concentrated on my studies,...

Today's Prayer
Giver of all good things, you have plans for each of us. You know when our faith is vulnerable, and you respond to renew our hope. We thank you in Jesus’ name. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Ephesians 3:14-21

Thought for the Day

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