Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go. - Joshua 1:9 (NIV)

Last year my father, my only immediate family member nearby, was deported to Mexico after residing in the United States for nearly 40 years. I had lived with him most of my life, and he was suddenly gone. Because I was living in a dorm at my university, I wasn’t...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us to be more confident in our faith in you, especially as we endure struggles. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Romans 8:35-39

Thought for the Day

God is by my side at all times.

Prayer Focus

Families who are separated


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