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Train children in the way they should go; when 
they grow old, they won’t depart from it. - Proverbs 22:6 (CEB)

When I was a child, my father was adamant about regular family Bible study and prayer time. I just wanted to play outside, watch television, or read mystery novels. One morning, the school bus driver arrived early and waited outside where, much to my embarrassment, our family of four was...

Today's Prayer
Dear Father, thank you for the spiritual leaders in our families and communities. Help us to pass on our faith to younger generations. Amen.

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Today's Reading
2 Timothy 3:14-17

Thought for the Day

How can I be a spiritual leader in my household?

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Starting New Churches in Honduras

The United Methodist Church in Honduras uses El Aposento Elto, the Spanish language version of The Upper Room daily devotional to start new faith communities. They use "An Easy Plan to Use The Upper Room in Small Groups" found in the back of the magazine. As the groups grow, they build critical mass for new church starts.