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[The Lord] established the law in Israel, which he commanded our ancestors to teach their children, so the next generation would know them . . . and they in turn would tell their children. - Psalm 78:5-6 (NIV)

My father’s family has many beautiful heirlooms; some date back to the 1700s. Family history and lineage were always respected and cherished by both of my dad’s parents, and they passed along this love to my father and me. I have often been told that one day I will be...

Today's Prayer
Heavenly Father, grant us the ability to pass along the knowledge of your incredible love to future generations so that they also may know you. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 78:1-7

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