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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.

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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