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I was blind but now I see! - John 9:25 (NIV)

I sometimes think that if I could live my life again, I’d be an ophthalmic surgeon. What joy to be the means of enabling a physically blind person to see! I was unable to become a doctor; but I can help bring spiritual sight to the blind.
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Today's Prayer
Thank you, God, for opening our eyes to see who Jesus is and enabling us to help others to know your truth. Amen.

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John 9:1-17

Thought for the Day

Today I will be an example of Christ’s love.

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