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You teach me the way of life. In your presence is total celebration. Beautiful things are always in your right hand. - Psalm 16:11 (CEB)

In my yoga class we practice a self-hug technique: crossed arms placed on the chest, hands on the shoulders to “shelter” the heart. One Saturday morning I started with that posture and had a moment of silent prayer. I felt close to Jesus in that moment of calm.

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Today's Prayer
Merciful God, thank you for your infinite love that moves us deeply and shelters us during our most difficult times. In the name of Jesus we pray. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 103:1-8

Thought for the Day

Holding God’s love in my heart can bring peace to my day.

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