Jesus said, “Come to me, all you who are struggling hard and carrying heavy loads, and I will give you rest.” - Matthew 11:28 (CEB)

Many years ago I took a rock climbing course at a local college. The instructor put me in a harness and instructed me to climb to the top of the wall. He told me upon reaching the top to then lean back in the harness and rappel back down the...

Today's Prayer
Dear Jesus, today we pray for the strength and the will to trust you and to surrender our lives to you. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Matthew 11:25-30

Thought for the Day

Jesus is the only way to true peace.

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