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Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me. - Psalm 23:4 (NIV)

A short time after I had knee surgery, my wife had grab bars installed to help me get around our house. They were an incredible aid. Whenever I thought that my legs were going to give out, I could hold on to a grab ­bar.

Weak and tired knees aren’t...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, Holy One, for always being near, our ever-present help in times of need. In Jesus’ name we pray. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Mark 5:21-34

Thought for the Day

No matter how I reach out, God is ready to support me.

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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