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Just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live your lives in him, rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, 
and overflowing with thankfulness. - Colossians 2:6-7 (NIV)

One day at school, I had two tests, neither of which I had studied for. A friend was having a really bad morning, and she also had a test that day. I felt bad for her, but I told myself there was nothing I could do. I had to study...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us not to be so consumed by busy lives that we fail to find time to share your love with others. In Jesus’ name. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Colossians 2:6-10

Thought for the Day

In the midst of a busy world, I will walk in the footsteps of Jesus.

Prayer Focus

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While several strategies for reopening the world are being discussed, I encourage you—the people of God everywhere—to allow this season to be a formative one during which you can make new discoveries about God and increase your faith. Use this time to embark on a life of prayer, a life of study, and a life of action—involvement in the community.”

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