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The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective. - James 5:16 (NIV)

At the beach one Saturday, I was doing some fishing while watching the sun rise. The brilliant colors seemed to pop out. This awesome sight caused me to pause to thank God for another day in this beautiful creation — to enjoy the waves, the breeze, the birds, and the...

Today's Prayer
Heavenly Father, thank you for the opportunity to share our petitions with you anytime, anyplace, and for anything. In Jesus’ name, we pray. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 26:36-41

Thought for the Day

Every day I have unlimited opportunities to pray and give thanks.

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