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It is God who arms me with strength and keeps my way secure. - 2 Samuel 22:33 (NIV)

I awoke with a feeling of dread. I was going to see our son in a nursing home for people with mental illness. The previous time my wife and I had visited was a disaster. Our son was combative, and his delusions were so strong that we weren’t able to...

Today's Prayer
Loving God, help us always to put our trust in you when we are anxious. Thank you for giving us peace in our times of need and blessing us with moments of joy. Amen.

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Today's Reading
2 Samuel 22:31-37

Thought for the Day

God blesses me with unexpected gifts.

Prayer Focus

People dealing with mental illness

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