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Give to those who ask, and don’t refuse 
those who wish to borrow from you. - Matthew 5:42 (CEB)

One day as I was leaving the grocery store, a man recognized me from my teaching days. He introduced himself and asked if I could give him a lift to a nearby gas station. On the drive he told me about his broken truck and that he needed to borrow...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us overcome our harsh judgment of others, and show us how to help when you call us to give assistance. In Jesus’ name. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 25:31-46

Thought for the Day

Showing God’s love through acts of compassion is its own reward.

Prayer Focus

To show compassion, not judgment


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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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