[The Lord] reached down from on high and took hold of me; he drew me out of deep waters. - Psalm 18:16 (NIV)

My mother died when I was in my twenties, so she never got to see and enjoy my five children. She was a doting grandmother (she already had 22 grandchildren), and she used to spend time with each of her daughters and daughters-in-law when they had their babies. She also...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, Jesus, that you always hear our cries for help, no matter the time of day or night. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Matthew 14:22-33

Thought for the Day

Do I focus on the storm, or the One who can calm the storm?

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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