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I treasure your word in my heart, so that 
I may not sin against you. - Psalm 119:11 (NRSV)

It has always been easy for me to get into debates with friends and family, and I find myself arguing more than I should. If I make others angry, I regret it, and I’m always willing to apologize and move on. I just can’t pass up a rousing exchange of...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, God, for giving us wisdom through scripture when we need it most. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 119:10-16

Thought for the Day

Before speaking, I will pray for God’s wisdom.

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