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The Spirit himself intercedes for us through wordless groans. - Romans 8:26 (NIV)

Just as the world was shutting down due to COVID-19, I learned that I had aggressive prostate cancer that required immediate surgery. Fear overwhelmed me. I wondered if I could even receive treatment in the midst of a pandemic. The prayers of friends lifted me, yet my own praying was,...

Today's Prayer
O God, you know our needs before we ask. Hear us when we pray with words and without them. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Romans 8:22-27

Thought for the Day

I don’t always need words to pray.

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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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