There is hope for a tree, if it is cut down, that it will sprout again, and that its shoots will not cease. - Job 14:7 (NRSV)

I had returned from the city of Natal, where I had spent seven long years with my family. I was almost 50 years old and was starting over after a failed professional experience. The prospects were not promising. As I was praying about my situation, I noticed that a large...

Today's Prayer
Unchanging God, help those hearts which are dried up by the failures and hardships of life to find the hope of new life in you. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Matthew 6:25-34

Thought for the Day

God can make everything new in my life.

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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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