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The Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us through wordless groans. - Romans 8:26 (NIV)

“This one’s a firecracker!” the pediatrician said when my husband and I took our first child for her one-year physical. Extroverted and confident, Madison has lived up to that description ever since. Her little sister, Anna, is different. If someone outside our immediate family talked to Anna when she was...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us to listen for the Holy Spirit’s guidance to put our prayers on the right track. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Romans 8:25-28

Thought for the Day

When I listen for the Holy Spirit, my prayers can more fully follow God’s will.

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