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Like newborn babies, crave pure spiritual milk, so that by it you may grow up in your salvation. - 1 Peter 2:2 (NIV)

Over a period of time, I watched a pair of robins build a nest, hatch their eggs, and feed their young. What a busy pair! Once the babies arrived, the parents hopped around the lawn, gathering worms to drop into hungry beaks. Without constant nurturing, those little fluff balls would...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, open our eyes to the needs of those new in the faith. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 Peter 2:1-6

Thought for the Day

Whose faith will I nurture today?

Prayer Focus

New believers


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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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