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Bring the full tithe into the storehouse . . . says the Lord of hosts; see if I will not open the windows 
of heaven for you and pour down for you 
an overflowing blessing. - Malachi 3:10 (NRSV)

Until 2008 my wife and I had not tithed regularly. Our resources were already insufficient to support most of our needs. We were afraid that if we gave regularly, we would not have enough left to live on.
One day, as we reflected on today’s reading from Malachi, we realized...

Today's Prayer
Eternal God, teach us to contribute sincerely and regularly to your work in the world. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Malachi 3:6-10

Thought for the Day

What gifts can I offer to God today?

Prayer Focus

To give joyfully


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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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