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The parts that we think are less honorable 
we treat with special honor. - 1 Corinthians 12:23 (NIV)

As we were walking along a nature path, my husband, Ray, and I heard a beautiful birdsong and pulled out our binoculars. “What kind of bird could that be?” we asked. We imagined a colorful, nearly exotic bird.
“Oh, it’s only a robin,” I said with disappointment. Robins, however, bring...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, forgive us for not recognizing and appreciating the incredible people you have placed in our midst. Help us to show our gratitude. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 Corinthians 12:21-25

Thought for the Day

Today I will thank the faithful and follow their example.

Prayer Focus

Those who go unacknowledged


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