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[David] said, “I will confess my transgressions to the Lord.” And you forgave the guilt of my sin. - Psalm 32:5 (NIV)

Looking around the table at the other Bible study participants, I wondered what had drawn each of them to this guided discussion of King David. Some were leaders like David. A couple of folks were exceptional musicians like David. I wondered if any of them wrote poetry, as had David....

Today's Prayer
Holy God, remind us not to compare ourselves to others but instead to focus on our unique relationship with you. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 John 1:8-10 , 1 John 2:1-2

Thought for the Day

Despite my imperfections, God loves me generously.

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