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We wait in hope for the Lord; he is our help and our shield. - Psalm 33:20 (NIV)

For much of the year, bushes known as “broom” appear to be a mass of bare, green sticks. During its dormant period, a broom bush may go unnoticed. When its twigs are cut in even lengths, tied together, and attached to a long wooden handle, they can be used as...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us remember the blossoms of the past as we wait for those to come. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 Kings 19:1-5

Thought for the Day

I will wait expectantly for what God has in store for me.

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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