The peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. - Philippians 4:7 (NRSV)

As a recent college graduate, I was anxious about my future. I was uncertain about how best to teach my dance students, worried about family members’ health issues, and overwhelmed by chores. I was in a bad mood.

On the drive to a nice lunch with my mom and brother,...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us to remember that your peace is present amid our anxieties and uncertainties, waiting for us to take hold of it. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Philippians 4:4-7

Thought for the Day

When I am anxious, God offers me peace.

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