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The Lord your God is in your midst . . . He will create calm with his love; he will rejoice over you with singing. - Zephaniah 3:17 (CEB)

When my wife and I babysit our granddaughter, she doesn’t always cooperate when it is time for her to go to bed. She cries as we put her in her crib in unfamiliar surroundings. I sit next to her crib in the dark, patting her back and soothing her until...

Today's Prayer
Dear Father, thank you for your presence with us, even in the toughest times. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 62:1-8

Thought for the Day

Even in my darkest moments, I can find rest in God’s presence.

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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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