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If I ascend up into heaven, thou art there: if I make my bed in hell, behold, thou art there. - Psalm 139:8 (KJV)

As I grew up, I heard my parents say that God is everywhere. I used to wonder, How can God be everywhere when I cannot see God? But after I started attending church, I began experiencing God’s presence in every situation.

When I lost my job, I felt God’s presence....

Today's Prayer
Ever-present God, surround us with your presence in every situation. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Genesis 39:20-23

Thought for the Day

When I look, I can find signs of God’s presence all around me.

Prayer Focus

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