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In [Christ] the whole building is joined together and rises to become a holy temple in the Lord. And in him you too are being built together to become a dwelling in which God lives by his Spirit. - Ephesians 2:21-22 (NIV)

I was standing near a large building that was about to be demolished. The building had offered office space for many businesses and organizations. My church used to rent a worship area in it. While standing there I thought about the day I first attended a Sunday service in that...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, thank you for the gift of fellowship with other Christians. In Jesus’ name we pray. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Ephesians 2:11-22

Thought for the Day

My church is much more than a building.

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