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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.

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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