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My Prayer for Today

My Prayer for Today Yahweh, bless Your chosen children that continue to serve and keep Your Mosaic Laws. Bless Your Christian children that have come in Jesus' name for their Lord and Savior. In Jesus' name is my prayer. Amen. - Min. Lynwood F. Mundy

Connect the Testaments: A Daily Devotional

June 22: Love and Peace
1 John 4:16–21

“You have made us for yourself, and our heart is restless until it finds rest in you.” Augustine’s prayer, spoken so many years ago, is still poignant for us today. It appeals to our created purpose: bringing glory to God. When we’re living outside of that purpose, we try to fill that void through other means.
In his first letter, John shows how the love of God and communion with Him ultimately brings a sense of peace and confidence: “We have come to know and have believed the love which God has for us. God is love and the one who abides in love abides in God and God abides in him. By this love is perfected with us, so that we may have confidence in the day of judgment, because just as that one is, so also are we in the world” (1 John 4:16–17).
God Himself has addressed the great rift we created between ourselves and Him. Through the sacrifice of His Son, He has made it possible for us to abide with Him and find peace in Him (1 John 4:15). Those who …