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[The two disciples] said to each other, “Were not our hearts burning within us while he was talking 
to us on the road, while he was opening the 
scriptures to us?" That same hour they 
got up and returned to Jerusalem. - Luke 24:32-33 (NRSV)

My son was raving about his favorite sport, rugby. As I sat there nodding now and again, all I needed to say was, “Wow!” or “Really?” He was waving his arms around excitedly and his face was alight with passion. His enthusiasm was infectious. Six months later I found myself...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, when things do not go according to our expectations, open our eyes to your perspective. Help us to share with others the encouragement we receive. Amen.

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Luke 24:13-35

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