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Jesus said, “I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Advocate, to be with you forever. 
This is the Spirit of truth.” - John 14:16-17 (NRSV)

The divisions at our church’s denominational conference mirrored the divisions in my own household. I saw good people on both sides of contentious issues.
A few days after the conference, I took my son to hear the Oregon Symphony perform one of his favorite works, Mahler’s 3rd Symphony. On the...

Today's Prayer
Gracious God, thank you for sending your Holy Spirit to us. Give us ears to hear your truth and hearts to understand. In the name of Jesus. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Luke 11:9-13

Thought for the Day

I can find peace when I listen for the Holy Spirit.

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Conflicts in the church


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