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Nothing, not even my life, is more important than my completing my mission . . . to testify about 
the good news of God’s grace. - Acts 20:24 (CEB)

For many years I have wondered, What is my mission in life? I am a retired police homicide detective. My career was cut short because of a stroke that left me with a speech impediment and the need to use a walker for balance. I thought that my life’s mission...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us to embrace and fulfill the mission you have given each of us. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Acts of the Apostles 20:20-24

Thought for the Day

No matter my abilities, God has a mission for me.

Prayer Focus

Someone recovering from a stroke


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