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Let your light shine before others, so that they 
may see your good works and give glory 
to your Father in heaven. - Matthew 5:16 (NRSV)

Sometimes we see the evil in this world and wonder how a loving God could let it go unchecked.
I think perhaps we should be asking a different question. Aren’t goodness, love, and care evidence of the presence of God in our midst?
I experienced God’s goodness firsthand when recovering...

Today's Prayer
Loving Creator, thank you for being present to us when we look for you. Help us live a life that shows your glory. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 5:13-16

Thought for the Day

How can I show God’s goodness and love to someone today?

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