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Who is it that overcomes the world? Only the one who believes that Jesus is the Son of God. - 1 John 5:5 (NIV)

On September 28, 2018, a 7.5 magnitude earthquake hit the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, triggering tsunami waves of nearly six meters and inflicting a death toll of more than 2,000. Many more people were missing. I cried, “O, God, how many more disasters?” Each time people perish in a natural...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, comfort us in our present suffering and pain. Help us to have faith in a future with you. In Jesus’ name we pray. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 John 5:1-5

Thought for the Day

God’s words can comfort me through suffering.

Prayer Focus

Victims of natural disasters


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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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