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When the day of Pentecost was fully come, they 
were all with one accord in one place. - Acts 2:1 (KJV)

I have been teaching my 6th grade Sunday school students about Pentecost. I tell them how I relate to the first disciples who were amazed by the way the Holy Spirit allows everyone to follow Christ regardless of their native language.
Every few years we visit my in-laws who have...

Today's Prayer
Creator God, thank you for the Holy Spirit which allows all people everywhere to understand your word and to worship in their own languages. Help us to welcome all 
travelers and invite them to worship with us. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Acts of the Apostles 2:1-12

Thought for the Day

God hears my prayers no matter what language I speak.

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