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Then [Elijah] lay down under the bush and fell asleep. All at once an angel touched him and said, “Get up and eat.” - 1 Kings 19:5 (NIV)

I had taken on too much and found myself physically and emotionally drained. Thoughts of all that I had committed to overwhelmed me. I flopped down on the couch and cried out to God, “I don’t know how to do it all. Right now I just want to give up....

Today's Prayer
Dear God, thank you for your love and provision. Thank you for always giving us what we need, even when we don’t know what to ask for. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 Kings 19:1-13

Thought for the Day

God can renew my strength in unexpected ways.

Prayer Focus

Someone who is weary


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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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