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Pray in the Spirit on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests. With this in mind, be alert and always keep on praying for all the 
Lord’s people. - Ephesians 6:18 (NIV)

Late one evening, my husband became very ill and started bleeding. We rushed him to the hospital. After our very long wait, my husband was finally admitted for further treatment. On my way home, I found myself waiting in a line at a traffic stop where police were checking for...

Today's Prayer
Dear Father, thank you for the honor of praying for others. Help us to be aware of the needs of those around us. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Ephesians 6:12-18

Thought for the Day

Every day I will open my eyes and spirit to opportunities to pray for others.

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