[God] comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God. - 2 Corinthians 1:4 (NIV)

I began having severe panic attacks in my mid-thirties. Within weeks I was admitted to a psychiatric hospital and diagnosed with bipolar disorder. I had no history of mental illness, so this experience was frightening. A great doctor, the right medications, and a change in diet stabilized my system but...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, Lord, for the many ways you comfort us. By your grace, help us to extend your comfort to others. Amen.

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Today's Reading
2 Corinthians 1:3-7

Thought for the Day

Today I will watch for ways to offer God’s comfort to others.

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