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After the wind there was an earthquake, but the Lord was not in the earthquake. After the earthquake came a fire, but the Lord was not in the fire. And after the fire came a gentle whisper. - 1 Kings 19:11-12 (NIV)

Tonight I watched the sunset from the middle of the lake in a red canoe. Behind me the sky was a hazy purple; in front of me bright orange and peach. Stillness enveloped me, with only the sounds of the wild echoing around me. It was as if the Lord...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, teach us to be still before you and to humble our hearts so that we may rest in your presence. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 Kings 19:6-18

Thought for the Day

How often do I accept God’s invitation to sit and to be still?

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