The Lord is not slow in keeping his promise, as some understand slowness. Instead he is patient with you, not wanting anyone to perish, but everyone to come to repentance. - 2 Peter 3:9 (NIV)

As a teenager I was introduced to Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) through Al-Anon, a fellowship that offers a program of recovery for family and friends of alcoholics. My mom was an active contributor to the local Al-Anon support group and brought me to meetings because of the deteriorating relationship between me...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, you have always kept your promises. Help us to keep our promises to you, to ourselves, and to others. Amen.
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Today's Reading
2 Peter 3:8-18

Thought for the Day

I can trust in God’s promises.

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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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