Today look for evidences of God’s bounty and love in your life. Enjoy your home, your friends, your family, and all your blessings. Let this be a day in which you are mindful of God’s love and care for you.
—Patricia Wilson, Freedom from Worry: 28 Days of Prayer (Upper Room Books, 2012)
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O give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever.
—Psalm 136:1 (NRSV)
Prayer for the Week
Loving God, I am weighed down by worrying so much. Help me remember that you care for me and my needs. I bring my anxieties to you and trust in your power to relieve them. In Jesus’ name I pray. Amen.
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