Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. - Isaiah 43:18 (NIV)

While straightening up a few bottles and jars on my bathroom counter one morning, I found myself lost in a memory of a bathroom in an apartment I had rented when I was young. It wasn’t a happy memory, and my mood started sinking. But then I said to myself,...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, thank you for helping us bear our burdens and for breathing new hope into us. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Isaiah 43:16-21

Thought for the Day

With God I can move beyond the negative memories that limit my life.

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