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Gracious words are a honeycomb, sweet to 
the soul and healing to the bones. - Proverbs 16:24 (NIV)

Words are powerful. When I was a kid, I was never chosen to play on my classroom’s team and suffered from the hurtful words others said to me. Although I tried to strengthen myself in the face of their bullying, still their words affected me deeply. Over time, I became...

Today's Prayer
O Lord, grant us gracious words to bless the people around us. Amen.

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Today's Reading
James 3:3-13

Thought for the Day

Today I will show God’s love by speaking words of encouragement.

Prayer Focus

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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.” 

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