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Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go. - Joshua 1:9 (NIV)

Making decisions can be tough — especially life-altering ones. When I chose my college, I made the safest decision possible. Friends, finances, and proximity to family were my considerations, all of which were designed to help me play things safe. Twenty years later, when I was choosing a seminary, those...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, you know the plans you have for us. We ask you to move us toward them in faithful confidence. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Jeremiah 29:10-14

Thought for the Day

Today I will decide by faith, not by 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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