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Jesus said, “The one who believes in me 
will also do the works that I do.” - John 14:12 (NRSV)

Recently a number of people have commented about my wife, Cindy, and me holding hands. Our banker remarked, “Well, look at you two!” Once while we were walking in our neighborhood, a driver pulled up beside us to tell us how sweet we looked. Cindy summed it up later when...

Today's Prayer
Dear Jesus, help us to draw close to you so that we can reflect more of your love to others. Amen.

Today's Reading
John 14:1-12

Thought for the Day

Today I will reflect the love of Jesus by what I say and do.

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The Art is Outside

“As the curator of The Upper Room Chapel and Museum, it is my task to highlight art and draw the viewer into the work itself. On clear days, the art is outside The Upper Room Chapel: gorgeous pink blossom clouds of the Japanese Magnolia trees. The blossoms don’t last very long. If you are in the Nashville area, take a few minutes to stop by and enjoy them. ‘We recognize God’s presence in the world around us,’ the author of The Mystic in You says. ‘Sometimes it comes because of our intentional spiritual practices. Other times, it comes when we least expect it and do not feel as though we deserve it.  … Geese flying overhead and a dog running in its sleep become windows into eternity when we pause, notice and open to the wonder of all being.’ Sometimes it is in a pink cloud of blossoms.”