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Many plans are in a person’s mind, but the Lord’s purpose will succeed. - Proverbs 19:21 (CEB)

My dream has always been to work for one of the world peace organizations. I prayed for God to help me. Because I knew that having experience would make it easier to find a job, I planned to volunteer at the organization I hoped would hire me.

I was happy...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, give us courage to serve you in whatever ways and places we can, on every step of our journey. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Mark 14:32-36

Thought for the Day

God’s plans for me may be bigger and better than my plans for myself.

Prayer Focus

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