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Moses told Joshua, “It is the Lord who goes before you. He will be with you; he will not fail you or forsake you. Do not fear or be dismayed.” - Deuteronomy 31:8 (NRSV)

“I lost Pop!” my two-and-a-half-year-old grandson would say when I would leave the house to go to work. For the first few years of his life, he and his mother, our daughter, were living with my wife, Lolly, and me. I wanted to be with him as much as I...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us to remember your promise always to be with us. Be with those who feel abandoned or lonely. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Isaiah 41:10-13

Thought for the Day

I can never lose God.

Prayer Focus

Someone who feels separated from God


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While several strategies for reopening the world are being discussed, I encourage you—the people of God everywhere—to allow this season to be a formative one during which you can make new discoveries about God and increase your faith. Use this time to embark on a life of prayer, a life of study, and a life of action—involvement in the community.”

 On September 19th, attend Emmaus Ministries International Virtual Gathering.