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Brothers and sisters, rejoice! Strive for full 
restoration, encourage one another, be of 
one mind, live in peace. And the God of 
love and peace will be with you. - 2 Corinthians 13:11 (NIV)

When I arrived at the grocery store to pick up the pizza for our fundraiser, I was already running late. I had just finished officiating a wedding 40 miles away and was rushing to make it to the fundraiser on time. The line at the pizza counter was long and...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us to extend grace to everyone we meet. Help us to be the light you created us to be. Amen.

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Today's Reading
2 Corinthians 13:5-13

Thought for the Day

Even in times of stress and frustration, I can extend grace to others.

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