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Jesus laid his hands on [the blind man’s] eyes 
again; and he looked intently, and his sight was restored, and he saw everything clearly. - Mark 8:25 (NRSV)

Being the youth leader at my church is not easy for me. 
I have not raised teenagers of my own and do not have any training in working with teens. But this role has given me experiences that have transformed me.
One day last fall, 
instead of having Sunday school...

Today's Prayer
Dear Jesus, help us to share your love with others. Thank you for all the opportunities you give us to see and to be your love in the world. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Mark 8:22-26

Thought for the Day

Today I will look for the potential God sees in others.

Prayer Focus

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