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The psalmist wrote, “You prepare a table 
before me in the presence of my enemies.” - Psalm 23:5 (NIV)

Who of us is willing to invite total strangers to a meal? Usually, we surround ourselves with friends — people who see the world like we do. Yet Psalm 23:5 puts us in the uncomfortable position of table fellowship with our enemies.
Today’s quoted verse reminds us that it’s not...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord Jesus, teach us to love the way you do so that we may help to invite people to your table. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 22:1-14

Thought for the Day

God calls me to see people through the eyes of Christ.

Prayer Focus

Our enemies


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