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[The lawyer] answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength, and with all your mind; and your neighbor as yourself.” - Luke 10:27 (NRSV)

When I was a child I enjoyed spending time in my father’s tailor shop, listening to him tell stories from his childhood while he worked. My father was happy growing up in Armenia until war broke out in 1915. He was forced to flee his home; he stayed on the...

Today's Prayer
Merciful God, thank you for watching over us in unexpected ways and through the people you send into our lives. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Luke 10:25-37

Thought for the Day

Whom is God calling me to help today?

Prayer Focus

Those suffering persecution

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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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