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Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. - 1 Peter 3:15 (NIV)

It had been two years since I’d heard the oncologist describe my painful cancer as incurable. I felt as if I were riding on prayers as my friends, family, and church community surrounded me with their love and support. The staff at the cancer center became like family to me,...

Today's Prayer
Heavenly Father, thank you for your promises that give us hope. Amen.

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Today's Reading
2 Corinthians 4:11-18 , 2 Corinthians 5:1-4

Thought for the Day

Every day I will live life to the fullest and for the glory of God.

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"Thank you for the creative teams [of The Upper Room] who are working together to share the power of prayer around the world. You have collaborated with everyone working from our homes to share the gifts of hope, love, grace, and peace." (Written in response to The Upper Room COVID-19 response efforts). View Jaqui's video contribution to the initiative, helping us create space and time for God in these anxious times.