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“What no eye has seen, what no ear has heard, and what no human mind has conceived” — [these] things God has prepared for those who love him. - 1 Corinthians 2:9 (NIV)

Six months after I lost my wife of 43 years to cancer, I was still grieving. Heartbreak and depression lingered with me daily. My church family was supportive and my pastor had counseled and consoled me. Then Pastor Tom asked if I would talk about my experience of loss during...

Today's Prayer
Father God, show us the way. Teach us to set aside our self-centered ways and to focus on you. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 Corinthians 2:9-13

Thought for the Day

In our grief we can find healing by sharing God’s love.

Prayer Focus

Someone who is newly widowed

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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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