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Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows. - James 1:17 (NIV)

The warmth of the sun lured me to the window. I noticed long shadows stretching across the snow-covered ground from barren trees blocking the light. A breeze rustled the branches and shifted the patches of darkness. As I observed the contrast, it dawned on me that shadows only occur in...

Today's Prayer
God of light, when we are overwhelmed by fear and anxiety, help us to remember your love. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 27:1-5

Thought for the Day

Even when I feel overcome by shadows, I can find slivers of God’s light.

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