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“Pardon me, my lord,” Gideon replied, “but if the Lord is with us, why has all this happened to us?” - Judges 6:13 (NIV)

As I write, the COVID-19 quarantine is in place, and my husband, who is in a skilled-nursing facility, is close to death. Thankfully, I was allowed in to see him one last time. Needless to say, life seems very difficult right now. Further, once he passes on, I know it...

Today's Prayer
Dear Father, sustain us when we question you and have doubts about situations we do not understand. Give us the faith and courage to follow you anyway. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Judges 6:11-20

Thought for the Day

God understands my frailty and my fears.

Prayer Focus

Families unable to gather in times of grief


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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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