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Give thanks in every situation because this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. - 1 Thessalonians 5:18 (CEB)

During a routine appointment with my cardiologist, I realized that although I felt healthy, my physical condition was more precarious than I wanted to admit. My doctor was amazed that I had survived so many health challenges; but following the appointment I felt scared and depressed.

After giving the situation...

Today's Prayer
Help us, Lord, to trust you to work good from any difficulty we face. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 103:1-5

Thought for the Day

I will give thanks to God in every situation.

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