May the Lord our God be with us as he was with our ancestors; may he never leave us nor forsake us. - 1 Kings 8:57 (NIV)

In 2001, a family in our neighborhood suffered a terrible loss. One day a fire broke out in their house. Nobody was at home, but the house was completely destroyed. All the family had left were the clothes they had worn that day. They had no savings, and the house...

Today's Prayer
Dear God of grace, we thank you for your great love, mercy, and help in all our hardships. May your name be blessed. Amen.
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Today's Reading
1 Kings 8:54-61

Thought for the Day

No matter what, God will never forsake me.

Prayer Focus

Families who have lost homes to fire

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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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