Many are the plans in a person's heart, but it is the Lord’s purpose that prevails. - Proverbs 19:21 (NIV)

One morning while walking downtown, I silently lamented to God about a painful rejection. A writing professional had not only given a negative critique of a story I had invested years crafting; the expert also advised me to walk away from the project. Tears rimmed my eyes. Was it time...

Today's Prayer
Faithful God, when we are discouraged at the lack of visible success, remind us that you will prevail and that our job is to continue to sow the seeds. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Ecclesiastes 11:1-6

Thought for the Day

By faith I will sow seeds and trust God with the harvest.

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