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The Lord stood at my side and gave me strength, so that through me the message might be fully proclaimed and all the Gentiles might hear it. And I was delivered from the lion’s mouth. - 2 Timothy 4:17 (NIV)

I moved every chair near me in the conference room, but my handbag was not where I had left it. My heart raced as I walked through the rows of chairs. I finally found my handbag shoved under a chair in the last row, wide open. My two wallets had...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, thank you for standing by us and giving us strength. In Jesus’ name. Amen.

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Today's Reading
2 Timothy 4:14-18

Thought for the Day

When I am feeling drained, I remember that the Lord is nearby to give me strength.

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