“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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The RESILIENCE conference in 2021 was so uplifting and nourishing. It was wonderful to be with other Christians around the world at this retreat, who truly care about responding to trauma in a compassionate way by teaching spiritual practices to help with grounding and healing.”

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