[The Lord] spread out a cloud as a covering, and a fire to give light at night. - Psalm 105:39 (NIV)

In the summer of 2016, a storm came through our area and left a trail of devastation. Our family house was not spared — the roof was extensively damaged and required significant repair. It was a difficult time for many in our community. The force of the storm’s impact left...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, thank you for covering our lives with your peace and for providing light for us in our darkness. As Jesus taught us, we pray, “Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done, as in heaven, so in earth. Give us day by day our daily bread. And forgive us our sins; for we also forgive every one that is indebted to us. And lead us not into temptation; but deliver us from evil” (Luke 11:2-4, KJV). Amen.
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Today's Reading
Mark 4:35-41

Thought for the Day

In the visible storm, I will trust the invisible God.

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People rebuilding after a storm


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