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If you show partiality, you commit sin and are 
convicted by the law as transgressors. - James 2:9 (NRSV)

One of my earliest memories is going to a diner one day for lunch with my parents. We sat at a table, and the waitress handed us menus. To 
my surprise, we got up a 
moment later and walked out. I asked my mother why we were leaving since we...

Today's Prayer
Dear God of all the world, help us to see people through your eyes and to treat them the way Jesus would. Amen.

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Today's Reading
James 2:1-13

Thought for the Day

Those who are different from me are also God’s children.

Prayer Focus

those who experience 
 discrimination


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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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