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[God] has made everything beautiful in its time. He has also set eternity in the human heart. - Ecclesiastes 3:11 (NIV)

In the front yard, our brightly decorated birdhouse was home to a family of bluebirds. I was riveted to my binoculars as I watched the babies peer out one by one — some even hopping daringly onto the wooden edge of the birdhouse opening. Probably sometime later that day they...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, give us the courage to try new things as you lead us into deeper paths on our journey of faith. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Ecclesiastes 3:1-11

Thought for the Day

I will be ready to take a leap of faith when God says it’s time.

Prayer Focus

Willingness to obey God


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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. 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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