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Remember your leaders, who spoke the word of 
God to you. Consider the outcome of their 
way of life and imitate their faith. - Hebrews 13:7 (NIV)

The days leading up to my father’s funeral were a mix of sorrow and beauty. I had time to spend with family and the opportunity to reconnect with old friends. We recalled stories of Dad, laughing at some and crying at others. We felt an incredible, and often unexplainable, sense...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, thank you for leaders in the faith who are with us now and for those who have gone ahead of us. Help us to imitate their lives of faith. In Jesus’ name. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Hebrews 13:1-8

Thought for the Day

I will imitate the faith of those who have gone before me.

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