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Jesus often withdrew to lonely places and prayed. - Luke 5:16 (NIV)

Once or twice a year, my husband’s uncle would drive from his Indiana home to a northwestern desert. He said he needed to get away from everything and spend some time just sitting on a rock. He usually combined his trips with mission work, meeting various needs in the area....

Today's Prayer
Thank you, Father, for meeting us in solitude and giving us strength when we turn to you. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Mark 1:35-39

Thought for the Day

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