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The seventh time [Elijah’s] assistant said, “I see a small cloud the size of a human hand coming up from the sea.” - 1 Kings 18:44 (CEB)

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Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, thank you for the assurance of your love and presence with us. Help us to see you in every situation in our lives. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 Kings 18:41-45

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What small sign of God’s presence have I seen today?

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