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Jesus said, “I tell you, you are Peter, and 
on this rock I will build my church.” - Matthew 16:18 (NRSV)

Now that I am between careers, I find it challenging when I first meet people. In the past, when asked what I do for a living, I have loved being able to say, “I am a student” or “I am a teacher.” In a few short words, these descriptions summarized...

Today's Prayer
O God, thank you for loving us and valuing us, no matter what job we have or do not have. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 16:13-20

Thought for the Day

No matter what, I am a child of God.

Prayer Focus

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God comes to us . . .

"God comes to the woman who feels in exile in her own marriage. To the man who grieves the loss of life dreams. To the child who lives on the street. To the parents who struggle to feed and clothe their children. To the one whose loneliness or depression intensifies every Christmas." Click to watch video.