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Be careful . . . how you live, not as unwise 
people but as wise, making the most of 
the time, because the days are evil. - Ephesians 5:15-16 (NRSV)

One night, after a period of feeling detached from God, I received word that one of my childhood friends had died in a traffic accident. The news was so painful that I felt as if I had died inside, but it also caused me to reflect on my life in...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, remind us that you are the one who gives us life. And help us to cherish each day that you give us. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Ephesians 5:1-20

Thought for the Day

Each day of life is a sacred gift from God.

Prayer Focus

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