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The angel answered [Cornelius], “Your prayers 
and gifts to the poor have come up as a 
memorial offering before God.” - Acts 10:4 (NIV)

Over 200 steep steps lead to the Sacre Coeur Basilica in Paris, France. My daughter Caroline and I climbed those steps to visit the church, located on a bluff overlooking Paris. When we finally made it to the top, we stood on quivering legs and beheld the beautiful panorama.
Leaving...

Today's Prayer
Dear Father, lead us to people we can help today. May our generosity be motivated by our love for you. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 Timothy 6:17-19

Thought for the Day

Today I will respond when God nudges me to be generous.

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