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The human mind may devise many plans, but it is the purpose of the Lord that will be established. - Proverbs 19:21 (NRSV)

When my husband and I celebrated our fortieth wedding anniversary, we retraced some of our memories with a trip to New York City, where we were married. We stayed at the same hotel, attended the church where we had met and gotten married, and took a carriage ride through Central...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us always to be open and ready for your unexpected plans for us. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 119:73-80

Thought for the Day

God’s love often shows up in unexpected ways.

Prayer Focus

To notice unexpected blessings


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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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