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[The Lord your God] will rejoice over you with singing. - Zephaniah 3:17 (CEB)

I loved to rock my babies and grandbabies. My youngest daughter always enjoyed snuggling in my arms; with her many health concerns she often felt ill and needed comfort. I would wrap her in her favorite blanket, rock her, and softly sing “Jesus Loves Me.” She would settle down contentedly....

Today's Prayer
Dear God, thank you for loving us completely. Help us to remember how much you love and desire to comfort us. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Zephaniah 3:14-20

Thought for the Day

I can feel safe in God’s comforting embrace.

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