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Jesus said, “Father, forgive them, for they 
don’t know what they’re doing.” - Luke 23:34 (CEB)

It’s morning and the school is quiet, but some students are walking in a procession to their classrooms. I walk with unsteady steps to mine. Some boys mock me. They imitate the way I walk and taunt me. “Cripple, are you going to school? Can you? Look at how she...

Today's Prayer
Dear Savior, teach us to follow your example in 
forgiving others so that we can share your joy, love, and 
peace with others this Easter. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Luke 23:32-43

Thought for the Day

I will follow Jesus’ example and seek to forgive someone who has hurt me.

Prayer Focus

Someone being bullied


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