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Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, 
for by doing that some have entertained 
angels without knowing it. - Hebrews 13:2 (NRSV)

One thing that I discovered early in my ministry was to “learn to listen between the lines” — to pay attention to more than just what is said.
This challenge was evident to me one day when I visited a woman in the hospital. I asked her how she was...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, keep us ever alert to help those on life’s journey who are worried and afraid. We pray in the name of Jesus, whose love can cast out all fear. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 125:1-4

Thought for the Day

Whatever the future holds, God will be with me.

Prayer Focus

Hospital patients with few visitors


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God comes to us . . .

"God comes to the woman who feels in exile in her own marriage. To the man who grieves the loss of life dreams. To the child who lives on the street. To the parents who struggle to feed and clothe their children. To the one whose loneliness or depression intensifies every Christmas." Click to watch video.