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Faith by itself, if it is not accompanied 
by action, is dead. - James 2:17 (NIV)

After descending the steps of the small plane at a rural airport, I walked into the small terminal building, which looked more like a bus station than an airport. I picked up a courtesy phone, seeking to find a ride into town to make a business appointment. The man on...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us to share your kindness and love with others, especially when they do not expect it. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 25:35-40

Thought for the Day

How will I demonstrate God’s grace through loving actions?

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