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Be not conformed to this world: but be ye 
transformed by the renewing of your mind, 
that ye may prove what is that good, and 
acceptable, and perfect, will of God. - Romans 12:2 (KJV)

A few years ago, I was so busy taking care of the house, attending church meetings, helping people in need, and doing other tasks that I ended up leaving aside the most important thing: nurturing my relationship with God. This didn’t happen because I had forgotten God. On the contrary,...

Today's Prayer
Merciful God, help us to choose the better part which you have prepared in order to nourish our relationship with you. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Luke 10:38-42

Thought for the Day

Spending time alone with God equips me to serve others.

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