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May the God of peace himself sanctify you entirely. - 1 Thessalonians 5:23 (NRSV)

My husband and I decided to buy a charming home built in 1911. Leaded-glass windows, built-in cabinets, a secret staircase, and the sunroom exceeded our expectations. One day a friend mentioned to my husband that the low ceilings in the living and dining rooms were unusual for this era. They...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, God, for never giving up on us. Continue to remove the things that entangle us so that we may fully enjoy the beauty of our relationship with you. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 Thessalonians 5:12-23

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