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Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God . . . will guard your hearts and your minds. - Philippians 4:6-7 (NIV)

As someone who wrestles with anxiety, I know what it means to live every day with persistent worry. Instead of anticipating positive outcomes for situations in my life, I frequently fear the worst. I worry that I will never have the strength to overcome sins that I struggle with or...

Today's Prayer
Dear heavenly Father, thank you for inviting us to come to you with our worries. Help us to trust you. Amen.

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Today's Reading
James 5:13-18

Thought for the Day

When I am afraid, I can turn to God.

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