The Lord says, “Call to me and I will answer you, and will tell you great and hidden things that you have not known.” - Jeremiah 33:3 (NRSV)

In the months following my mother’s death from ALS, I started my first semester of college, began a new job, and painfully continued life without my mom here to be a part of it. As unbearable as life without her can seem, I still somehow manage to find moments of...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, give us the strength to overcome whatever trials we face. We place our lives always in your hands. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Psalm 139:7-12

Thought for the Day

True joy is found in the Lord.

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