This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us. - 1 John 5:14 (NIV)

When I was a child, I spent a part of each summer with my grandparents. I loved exploring around their big farm. One day as I was going down to the creek to rake out pretty rocks, I heard my grandpa praying. His voice was coming from the corn crib...

Today's Prayer
O God, thank you for the people who pray for us and the positive influence they can have on our lives. Amen.
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Today's Reading
James 5:13-18

Thought for the Day

Today I will pray for the people I see around me.

Prayer Focus

Grandparents and grandchildren

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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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