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Prepare your minds for action; discipline yourselves; set all your hope on the grace that Jesus Christ will bring you when he is revealed. - 1 Peter 1:13 (NRSV)

Sunshine and warm temperatures were expected on Monday, and I had planned to do some landscaping. But when Monday arrived, 
I could find only one 
gardening glove, and my small shovel was nowhere 
to be seen. Frustrated by 
my unsuccessful search for supplies, I gave up on the task I...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us to prepare our spirits so we are ready when you place a task before us. Amen.

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Today's Reading
2 Timothy 2:15-21

Thought for the Day

I will prepare myself to answer God’s call.

Prayer Focus

Someone who is easily discouraged


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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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