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“Daughter, your faith has healed you,” Jesus said. “Go in peace.” - Luke 8:48 (CEB)

I read today’s passage of scripture from Luke 8 on the day before my surgery to remove a cancerous lump from my breast. Verse 48 spoke to me personally in several ways. Jesus called the woman “Daughter,” which reminded me that I am a child of God and that our...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, gracious Lord, that you are always with us in our struggles. Help us to place our trust in your loving care. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Luke 8:43-48

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