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The prayer of the righteous is powerful and effective. - James 5:16 (NRSV)

When I was young, we lived two thousand miles from my paternal grandparents. I was able to see them only a couple of times in their lifetimes. They had little money, but every year my grandmother sent me a small present for Christmas and my birthday.

The “worst” present she...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, Lord, for those who faithfully and patiently pray for us. Grant us patience to pray persistently for others. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 Thessalonians 5:16-24

Thought for the Day

It may take time, but God will answer my prayers.

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