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The psalmist wrote, “You guide me with your 
counsel, and afterward you will take me into glory.” - Psalm 73:24 (NIV)

My wife, Megan, arranged a concert at our home to raise funds for a charity that works to eliminate human trafficking. Since we live at the end 
of a cul-de-sac, we were concerned about parking for the visitors. Fortunately, we have a large park next door, but the only access...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, God, for our spiritual guides. Please help us to act as faithful mentors to others. Amen.

Today's Reading
Matthew 7:12-14

Thought for the Day

For whom can I act as a spiritual guide today?

Prayer Focus

My Spiritual Guides

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The Art is Outside

“As the curator of The Upper Room Chapel and Museum, it is my task to highlight art and draw the viewer into the work itself. On clear days, the art is outside The Upper Room Chapel: gorgeous pink blossom clouds of the Japanese Magnolia trees. The blossoms don’t last very long. If you are in the Nashville area, take a few minutes to stop by and enjoy them. ‘We recognize God’s presence in the world around us,’ the author of The Mystic in You says. ‘Sometimes it comes because of our intentional spiritual practices. Other times, it comes when we least expect it and do not feel as though we deserve it.  … Geese flying overhead and a dog running in its sleep become windows into eternity when we pause, notice and open to the wonder of all being.’ Sometimes it is in a pink cloud of blossoms.”