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Jesus said, “My Father’s house has many rooms . . . if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come 
back and take you to be with me that you 
also may be where I am.” - John 14:2-3 (NIV)

When I was pregnant for the first time, I was so excited to become a mom. I spent hours decorating the baby’s room in anticipation of his arrival. My husband and I painted the walls, picked out furniture, and purchased the special touches to prepare the nursery for our son’s...

Today's Prayer
Dear Savior, thank you for lovingly preparing a place for us in your Father’s house. Help us to follow you as we await your return. Amen.

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John 14:1-6

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Jesus is preparing a room for me.

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