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Whoever is kind to the poor lends to the 
Lord, and will be repaid in full. - Proverbs 19:17 (NRSV)

Recently I had a terrible cold. My throat was sore; I was aching, feeling run-down, and my nose was running. I had no medicine, so I decided to get some fresh air on the prison track. While I was on my walk, an inmate I hardly knew asked how I...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, teach us to care for others the way you care for us. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 5:1-12

Thought for the Day

To whom will I show God’s love through an act of kindness?

Prayer Focus

Someone without money for 
necessities


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Jesus is speaking to us . . .

"Many of us are used to the idea that we might speak to God or to Jesus. Maybe at times it feels like shouting into the darkness or whatnot, but it’s not hard to do—at least as an imaginative exercise. What’s harder—even imaginatively—is to try to hear Jesus speaking to us. Are we just making things up? Are we just using Jesus as a puppet to say whatever we want to hear?" READ MORE