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The King will reply, “Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and 
sisters of mine, you did for me." - Matthew 25:40 (NIV)

As I left a restaurant one night, I saw a man silhouetted in the dim glow of a street light. He had scruffy hair, wore ill-
fitting clothing, and was carrying some plastic bags. Nervous, I tried to avoid eye contact as I walked by. Just as I passed him, the...

Today's Prayer
Heavenly Father, thank you for loving all of us despite our circumstances. Strengthen us to share your love and kindness with our hurting world. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 25:34-40

Thought for the Day

I can be God’s hands and feet in the world.

Prayer Focus

Someone without enough to eat


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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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