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Jesus said, “Abide in me as I abide in you. Just as the branch cannot bear fruit by itself unless 
it abides in the vine, neither can you 
unless you abide in me.” - John 15:4 (NRSV)

I woke up one morning, singing a song that my classmates and I sang many years before at our preschool graduation ceremony. The song emphasized the importance of praying in the morning, afternoon, and evening to “keep your heart in tune.”* I wondered, What does it mean to “keep your...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us to tune our hearts to Jesus Christ, the source of life. Amen.

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Today's Reading
John 15:1-17

Thought for the Day

I am at my best when I am connected to Jesus Christ.

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