See what great love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! - 1 John 3:1 (NIV)

For most of my life, I have struggled with anxiety. I pile up stresses for myself, and I think of life like I’m running a race with a goal of winning something — good grades, athletic achievement, or being the best at my favorite activities.

In high school, one such...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us to realize that we are your family and that is what matters most. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Ephesians 2:14-22

Thought for the Day

I always fit in because I am part of God’s loving family.

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