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I will praise the Lord, who counsels me; even at night my heart instructs me. - Psalm 16:7 (NIV)

In the past, sleep sometimes eluded me. Though I would try to relax, I would “replay” conversations from the day and consider how I might have responded differently. Sometimes I would fret about a difficult situation at work or the health of a loved one.

As my faith grew, I...

Today's Prayer
God of peace, thank you for the gift of rest. Help us to trust you with our worries. Amen.

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Psalm 4:1-8

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Counting my blessings can bring me peace.

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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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