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Jesus said, “Don’t worry about your life . . . . Look at the birds in the sky. They don’t sow seed or harvest grain or gather crops into barns. Yet your heavenly Father feeds them.” - Matthew 6:25-26 (CEB)

I love pelicans, not for their beauty but for their grace. Watching them glide through the sky calms my soul. Lately, my soul has needed calming. I have been diligently searching for work, but I have met rejection at every turn. Despite my constant pleading prayers, God has remained silent....

Today's Prayer
Source of all that we have and are, help us to trust that you will provide for us and to be courageous enough to dive in when new opportunities come along. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 6:25-34

Thought for the Day

I will trust God to provide for me today.

Prayer Focus

For perseverance


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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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