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Do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand. - Isaiah 41:10 (NIV)

Alone in the hospital room, I awaited word from the nurse about how my mother’s surgery was going. Her life, as well as ours, was undergoing major change. Before she came home we would need to build a ramp, move furniture, buy a wheelchair, and schedule therapy appointments. She would...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, thank you for your strength and your promise to be with us. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Isaiah 41:1-14

Thought for the Day

Even when the Bible isn’t in my hand, God’s word can be in my heart.

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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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