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It came to pass, when he was in a certain city, 
behold a man full of leprosy; who seeing Jesus fell 
on his face, and besought him, saying, Lord, 
if thou wilt, thou canst make me clean. - Luke 5:12 (KJV)

In today’s reading, we find a man confronted with 
bad news: he has been struck by a painful and incurable 
disease. The effects of 
leprosy (now called Hansen’s Disease) are 
visible on the skin: blemishes, wounds, and bruises that in severe cases disfigure the body. Can we find any good...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, thank you for your healing power in our lives. Grant us the strength to come to you in the face of good news and bad. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Luke 5:12-15

Thought for the Day

I can find hope for healing in Jesus.

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