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Those who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength, they shall mount up with wings like eagles, they shall run and not be weary, they shall walk and not faint. - Isaiah 40:31 (NRSV)

Last week I watched what seemed to be a lizard party in my backyard. Lizards were everywhere — climbing on the fence, skittering from rock to rock, dodging behind flowers, perching on leaves, and gliding across chairs and concrete. They seemed so full of joy and life that I wondered...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, remind us of your promise of renewed life. Help us to live each day with joy and hope in you. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Isaiah 40:27-31

Thought for the Day

With God’s help, I can live in joy every day.

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