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Let your light shine before others, so that 
they may see your good works, and give 
glory to your Father in heaven. - Matthew 5:16 (NRSV)

For as long as I can remember, I wanted to be just like my dad. He was my hero and my best buddy. I loved everything Dad loved. I loved fishing, window shopping (especially at the sporting goods store and the hardware store), and target shooting with my bow and...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, may we be more like you with each passing day so that others will come to know your love and grace. In the name of Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

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Today's Reading
John 14:8-14

Thought for the Day

If I strive to be like my heavenly Father, I can make a difference in the world.

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