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The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective. - James 5:16 (NIV)

One evening as I was preparing supper for the family, a saucepan full of boiling milk poured out onto my right leg — from my knee down to my foot. I cried out and ran to put my pain-wracked leg under running water. When I remembered that I was scheduled...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, when we get into trouble, help us to look to you in faith and prayer instead of worrying. In Jesus’ name. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Philippians 4:6-9

Thought for the Day

Praying solves more problems than worrying does.

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Throughout my Walk I experienced the presence of the Risen One in the devotional spaces as well as in times of teaching, meditation, and prayer. The communion with brothers, experienced in the daily sharing at the table and in the Word, generated deep bonds of brotherhood.” 

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