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Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things. - Colossians 3:2 (NIV)

The old birch tree that used to grow in front of my bedroom window had a huge crown of branches and leaves. I loved watching it as the seasons changed each year. Recently an accident caused my birch tree to die. First I was sad because the view of the...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, give us the wisdom to focus on your constant presence rather than our difficulties. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 19:1-6

Thought for the Day

What distracts me from spending time with God?

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