Search me, God, and know my heart; test me and know my anxious thoughts. See if there is any offensive way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting. - Psalm 139:23-24 (NIV)

One day my husband asked me if I had seen his notepad. I suggested that he check under the cushion of his favorite chair, where things often slide out of sight. He assured me that he had already looked there, but I decided to check again in case the notebook...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, thank you for your steadfast love. Search our hearts and lives and help us always to be obedient to you. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Psalm 139:1-12

Thought for the Day

God’s light can illumine even the darkest corners of my life.

Prayer Focus

Gratitude for God’s love


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