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No discipline seems pleasant at the time, but painful. Later on, however, it produces a harvest of righteousness and peace for those who have been trained by it. - Hebrews 12:11 (NIV)

I was going through a rough patch in my relationship with someone very dear to me. I felt that I had done nothing to deserve the painful words and attitudes. Angry and resentful, I knew that I could either shut this person out or lean on God. I chose to...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, give us the peace to accept pruning from your loving hands. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Hebrews 12:4-11

Thought for the Day

How is God pruning me?

Prayer Focus

Damaged relationships


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