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The Tao of Pooh 2: Slow Down

June 26, 2022


Scripture: Isaiah 40:21-31

Today’s scripture celebrates God’s presence in the world and in our lives. It reminds us that what we see as being better than, more powerful, than us, doesn’t matter in the long run. Because if we choose to ride along with the Eternal One, it isn’t about our strength, for Yahweh gives us more than enough to fly.

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