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His delight shall be in the fear of the Lord. 
He shall not judge by what his eyes see, 
or decide by what his ears hear. - Isaiah 11:3 (NRSV)

I was driving in the right lane with my foot to the floorboard. The speed limit was 50 mph, but my car would not go any faster than 20 mph. Several drivers glared as they sped past me. Some had clenched fists, uttering words I thankfully couldn’t understand. They had...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, empower our hearts to search beyond what our eyes see so that we are careful not to pass judgment on others. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Romans 2:1-6

Thought for the Day

“Mercy triumphs over judgment” (Jas. 2:13, niv, nrsv).

Prayer Focus

Someone I have judged


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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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