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If it is possible, as far as it depends on you, live at peace with everyone. - Romans 12:18 (NIV)

I am currently serving a 15-year prison sentence. Recently I had a visit from my children, whom I had not seen in three years. What joy! I noticed that my 8-year-old daughter, Ashley, was distant and looked sad. As she came close to me, she lowered her voice and said,...

Today's Prayer
Lord Jesus, may your word be foremost in our hearts and minds as we work through our challenges. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Romans 12:17-21

Thought for the Day

God can help me with my most difficult struggles.

Prayer Focus

Children with a parent in prison


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Jesus is speaking to us . . .

"Many of us are used to the idea that we might speak to God or to Jesus. Maybe at times it feels like shouting into the darkness or whatnot, but it’s not hard to do—at least as an imaginative exercise. What’s harder—even imaginatively—is to try to hear Jesus speaking to us. Are we just making things up? Are we just using Jesus as a puppet to say whatever we want to hear?" READ MORE