Dear Lord, help us to stand during the trials in our lives. Give us the confidence and courage to face adversity knowing that we are not alone in our tribulations, but that you are a help in the times of trouble and will bring us out victoriously if we faint not. Jeremiah 29:11.
-- Arelishia Bridges
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