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Lot’s wife looked back, and she became a pillar of salt. - Genesis 19:26 (NIV)

I remember the first time I heard my dad read the story of Lot’s wife. As a child, I didn’t understand why Lot’s wife looked back. I wanted to yell, “Don’t look back!” But she did, and her life ended. Now, as an adult, I understand why she might have...

Today's Prayer
Father God, help us to look forward to what you are doing in our lives and never to look back in regret. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Genesis 19:15-26

Thought for the Day

With God I can go forward confidently.

Prayer Focus

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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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