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Those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint. - Isaiah 40:31 (NIV)

An eagle is a rare sight where I live. But while my wife and I were kayaking on a glacier lake in Alaska, we spotted as many as 15 eagles. Some were perched in the tops of giant pines along the shoreline. Most were soaring effortlessly far above our heads...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, we want to soar to new heights, so we wait for the refreshing, restorative power your Spirit brings. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Isaiah 40:28-31

Thought for the Day

The Spirit enables me to rise above life’s challenges.

Prayer Focus

Someone feeling weary


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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.” 

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