“Simon, stay on your toes. Satan has tried his best to separate all of you from me [Jesus], like chaff from wheat"
Today's Daily Prayer
Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable – if anything is excellent or praiseworthy – think about such things. Whatever you have learned or received or heard from me, or seen in me – put it into practice. And the God of peace will be with you. Philippians 4:8–9, NIV Dear Father in heaven, let our thoughts be filled with all that is honorable, just, pure, gracious, good, and praiseworthy. We want to await your Spirit, not giving way to anxiety, but showing ourselves worthy to be your children. We want to be your children, who can rise above even the most difficult conditions and maintain a quiet trust, to the glory of your Spirit within us. Protect us now and always in your divine peace. Amen. Grandparents Day is coming! Treat your favorite grandparent with this gift.
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Today's Bible Verse
The apostles and the elders met together to consider this matter. After there had been much debate, Peter stood up and said to them, "My brothers, you know that in the early days God made a choice among you, that I should be the one through whom the Gentiles would hear the message of the good news and become believers. - Acts 15:1-21
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God Pause Daily Devotion
Isaiah 51: 1-6 -- "Listen up!" Isaiah cries to God's children in exile. Then to us the prophet shouts: "Listen up, you who are looking for God to show up and act!" "Look!" "Here!" Look to the rock from which you were hewn—Abraham and Sarah, our spiritual ancestors according to the promises of God. Older ...read more, click here Luther Seminary - God Pause