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If we confess our sins, [God] is faithful and just 
and will forgive us our sins and purify us 
from all unrighteousness. - 1 John 1:9 (NIV)

From a wheelchair I leaned forward beside the hospital bed of my four-month-old son, Ben, and touched his small hand. I wished I could reach his cheek below the white bandage wrapped around his head. Machines attached to tubes in his head and chest were keeping him alive. My heart...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, Holy Redeemer, for your grace that flows freely to all of us. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Romans 8:1-11

Thought for the Day

My guilt is no match for God’s grace.

Prayer Focus

Those with heavy regrets


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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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