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I watch in hope for the Lord, I wait for God my Savior; my God will hear me. - Micah 7:7 (NIV)

When we got in line for one of my son’s favorite attractions at an amusement park, the wait time was over an hour and a half. I asked my son if he still wanted to wait, hoping he would pass on the opportunity. He assured me that the attraction was...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us to find ways to use our times of waiting to grow closer to you. Amen.

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Today's Reading
2 Peter 3:8-11

Thought for the Day

Today I will draw closer to God during times of waiting.

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