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Jesus said, “Anyone who welcomes you welcomes me, and anyone who welcomes me welcomes
 the one who sent me.” - Matthew 10:40 (NIV)

As the coordinator of a teen coffee-house ministry, I have the privilege of spending time each Thursday with some brilliant young people. They’re full of life. They brim with passion about their interests and laugh with an abandon that is rare among adults. But each week — over steaming cups...

Today's Prayer
Compassionate God, help us to share your overflowing love with those we meet today. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 10:40-42

Thought for the Day

God’s love can flow through my brokenness.

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Emmaus helped me laugh again, and it brought joy back to my life after the loss of my child. I am now stronger than ever in my walk with the Lord. And to this day, I continue to sponsor pilgrims to The Walk to Emmaus. In my local church, I have led our discipleship team and have had the opportunity to start new Sunday school classes and various women’s ministries. ¡De Colores!”

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