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In old age [the righteous] still produce fruit. - Psalm 92:14 (NRSV)

After years of walking the heart-wrenching path of dementia, our beloved mother passed away in her sleep. My brothers and I gathered in her room to weep, remember, and pray. As we packed away her belongings, I picked up her well-worn Bible with The Upper Room tucked inside its tattered...

Today's Prayer
Loving and eternal God, we praise you for the people who have taught us to walk in faith with confidence and with hope. May your love guide us in faithful living all our days. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 92:12-15

Thought for the Day

No matter the circumstance, God is faithful.

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Families dealing with dementia


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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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