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Jesus said, “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.” - John 14:27 (NIV)

When my grandparents retired and decided to move into a smaller home, they asked extended family members to come and choose some special mementos from the items that they couldn’t take with them. One of the items I chose was a colorful candy dish. The curved bowl had no great...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, thank you for the gift of eternal life paid for by the death of your son, our Lord Jesus. Amen.

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Today's Reading
John 14:15-20

Thought for the Day

Today I will give thanks for the many blessings God has given me.

Prayer Focus

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