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Let us . . . make every effort to do what leads 
to peace and to mutual edification. - Romans 14:19 (NIV)

One Sunday morning after worship I overheard a brief conversation between two parishioners. One of the men said, “I didn’t get much out of the service. Did you?” “Not much,” the other replied. It was disconcerting to hear, though I have to admit that I have made similar complaints. Often...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, forgive us for our self-centered attitudes. Show us how we can encourage others. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Philippians 2:12-18

Thought for the Day

How could less complaining and more caring change my faith community?

Prayer Focus

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While several strategies for reopening the world are being discussed, I encourage you—the people of God everywhere—to allow this season to be a formative one during which you can make new discoveries about God and increase your faith. Use this time to embark on a life of prayer, a life of study, and a life of action—involvement in the community.”

 On September 19th, attend Emmaus Ministries International Virtual Gathering.