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Love is patient; love is kind. - 1 Corinthians 13:4 (NRSV)

First Corinthians 13 is a favorite scripture of mine, and I wanted to read it at my son’s wedding. Uncomfortable with public speaking but wanting to give this reading as a gift to the newlyweds, I began preparing by reading it aloud every morning to my husband, Paul. And every...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, thank you for your presence in happy times and in trying times. Your love is always patient and kind. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 Corinthians 13:4-13

Thought for the Day

God’s love for me is always patient.

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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.” 

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