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[The women] were saying to each other, “Who’s going to roll the stone away from the entrance for us?” - Mark 16:3 (CEB)

While chasing a ball that my grandson threw, I fell facedown on my driveway. The crunching noise of my teeth against the concrete and the gushing blood from my mouth and nose were scary. As a surgeon, my biggest fears were that I had a skull fracture or bleeding in...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, thank you for moving the heavy stones from our paths. Help us to trust you through our trials. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Mark 16:1-8

Thought for the Day

God is with me through frightening times.

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