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He who began a good work in you will carry it on 
to completion until the day of Christ Jesus. - Philippians 1:6 (NIV)

Before retiring a few years ago, I worked for a large food company. We sold many different types of products but used the same process to create them. We started with raw materials, and the completed product ready to be sold was known as “finished product inventory.” The term applied...

Today's Prayer
Heavenly Father, thank you for the gift of your son, Jesus Christ. Help us to live each day following the example of his life. In Jesus’ name, we pray. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Philippians 1:3-11

Thought for the Day

Each day is an opportunity to become more like Christ.

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