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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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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what is it that you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s People and like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.”

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