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Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see. - Hebrews 11:1 (NIV)

One day at church, I came across this saying: “Faith is stronger than fear.” This reminded me of a difficult situation when my family and I found this to be true.

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Today's Prayer
Merciful God, continue to sustain us by your grace as we pray, “Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil: For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever. Amen” (Matt. 6:9-13, KJV).

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Today's Reading
John 20:24-29

Thought for the Day

When I despair, God will help me overcome my fear.

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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