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Jesus said, “If you wish to be perfect, go, sell your possessions, and give the money to the poor, 
and you will have treasure in heaven; 
then come, follow me.” - Matthew 19:21 (NRSV)

Our church has had a long-standing relationship with the elementary school down the hill from us. Church members provide for students’ material needs — from school supplies to underwear. Recently church and school leaders have been designing a weekly mentoring program where church members would go to the school during...

Today's Prayer
As you look at us with love, Prince of Peace, 
challenge us to live more fully with you by your word of 
truth. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 19:16-30

Thought for the Day

In what way do I resemble the rich young ruler?

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