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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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