Daily Devotional

Midday Peace


When I switched jobs a few years ago, I started taking my lunch hour at a local park. Even in the winter months, I try to make at least one loop around the park in order to breathe in the fresh air and to be in God’s presence. Time away from office noise, stress, and artificial light allows me to focus my mind so that I can tackle the afternoon with a renewed sense of energy.

Jesus took time for himself as well. Even with all the demands from the people who surrounded him, Jesus took time alone to speak ...

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