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Don’t take advantage of poor or needy 
workers, whether they are fellow Israelites 
or immigrants who live in your land. - Deuteronomy 24:14 (CEB)

As a volunteer with new refugees coming into my state, I am heartbroken when I hear so many stories of unscrupulous people taking advantage of them. I wonder how I can help them, even if my energy and time are limited. I met Aung Lin and his daughters last fall...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, open our minds and hearts to ways that we can be of help and encouragement to others. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Exodus 23:6-9

Thought for the Day

Every day I can depend on God to show me someone in need.

Prayer Focus

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