Mike Fraley (Texas)
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“I am the Lord’s servant,” Mary answered. “May your word to me be fulfilled.” - Luke 1:38 (NIV)
It had been a long, cold, and wet day of touring in Israel. I had been jostled by the crowds at the Church of the Nativity. I had shivered in the cold and looked for shelter from the wind in a shepherd’s field east of Bethlehem. Now I was navigating...
How will I follow Jesus’ example today?
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