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The Lord watches over the foreigner and sustains the fatherless and the widow. - Psalm 146:9 (NIV)

One year as the Christmas season approached, some talented seamstresses created a set of costumes for the children of our church to wear while presenting the annual nativity play. The garments were well made and quite realistic. The pageant was a success, and I looked forward to using the costumes...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us always to be aware of the needs of others and to do everything we can to meet those needs. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 146:5-10

Thought for the Day

Even when I am unaware, God can use me to meet the needs of others.

Prayer Focus


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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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