[Jesus] answered, “It is written, ‘One does not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from the mouth of God.’” - Matthew 4:4 (NRSV)

The COVID-19 pandemic filled me with anxiety. The waiting and disruption of normal life made me think of the time when my friend Jane, a hairstylist, injured both hands and became unable to work. In addition to not earning money, Jane couldn’t cook or clean or do much of anything...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, thank you for being with us in the wilderness. Help us to keep in touch with you and to share your love with others. In Jesus’ name we pray. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Matthew 4:1-11

Thought for the Day

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Someone who cannot work due to injury


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