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Do not judge, or you too will be judged. - Matthew 7:1 (NIV)

While gardening one day, I found a plant that seemed to have died. I was about to dig it out when I noticed its one tiny green shoot. Perhaps I should leave it, I reasoned, take better care of it, and give it one more chance. I did, and over...

Today's Prayer
Loving Father, open our eyes to see the potential in others. Help us to encourage rather than judge. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 Samuel 16:1-13

Thought for the Day

Whom is God calling me to encourage today?

Prayer Focus

To look for the potential in others


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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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