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I will offer to thee the sacrifice of thanksgiving, 
and will call upon the name of the Lord. - Psalm 116:17 (KJV)

I’ve always observed Lent by sacrificing something to help me remember Christ’s holy sacrifice for me. But over the years some of my passion for this practice dimmed, and I began to question my motives for observing this spiritual discipline. Does Christ really find pleasure in my “suffering”? I had...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, thank you for your sacrifice and for the blessing we find when we move closer to you — day by day, hour by hour. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Hebrews 13:7-16

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