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Can any one of you by worrying add a single hour to your life? - Matthew 6:27 (NIV)

I used to worry a lot, which produced feelings of fear, sadness, or confusion. So I decided to try to turn each worry into a prayer.

Sometimes a scripture verse came to mind when I prayed. When worried about something in the future, I prayed, “Therefore do not worry about...

Today's Prayer
Loving God, forgive us when we worry. Help us to trust that you can handle all our fears. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Luke 18:1-7

Thought for the Day

Praying scripture can bring me peace.

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