Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. - Philippians 4:6 (NIV)

Long before our children were born, my wife and I started to make plans for their lives. These expectations, hopes, and fears seem to be a big part of parenting. We have wondered: Will our children be good students and professionals? Are they going to keep loving God? Will the...

Today's Prayer
Lord of love and mercy, teach us how to pray and rest in you. Give us our daily bread, and help us to be anxious for nothing. In Jesus’ name. Amen.
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Today's Reading
James 4:13-17

Thought for the Day

I will put my plans in God’s hands.

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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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