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[Solomon] set up the pillars in front of the temple, one on the right, the other on the left; the one on the right he called Jachin, and the one on the left, Boaz. - 2 Chronicles 3:17 (NRSV)

When my wife and I were in England a few years ago, we noticed that nearly every house had a name posted on the outside. We had rented a 15th-century house called The Old Manor House. Next door was another old house called The Manor House. Up the road was...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, in the name of Jesus, we pray for your will to be done in our lives. Amen.

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Today's Reading
2 Chronicles 3:1-17

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