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Teach us to count our days that we may gain a wise heart. - Psalm 90:12 (NRSV)

“Let me finish typing this page,” or “I’ll come as soon as I make one quick phone call.” As a busy pastor, I often said such things to my husband. People had expectations of me, and my responsibilities were a priority. But the page became three pages or the quick...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us not to let responsibilities rob us of time spent with those we love. In Jesus’ name. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Ecclesiastes 3:1-12

Thought for the Day

Today I will make the most of God’s gift of time.

Prayer Focus

To appreciate time with loved ones


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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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