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Seek first [your heavenly Father’s] kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. - Matthew 6:33 (NIV)

When I was younger, I played golf two or three times a week with friends in a company league. And I was fairly competitive. When I would have an especially good game, I would expect my next game to be even better. However, usually the next game would turn out...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us to persevere in prayer and service to you and to others. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Romans 12:9-13

Thought for the Day

Today I will remain focused on what God has called me to do.

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Vulnerability

“I believe with all my heart that vulnerability and authenticity are the only way to find wholeness in Jesus Christ. … I believe in the holistic, healing love and salvation in Jesus Christ, who walks with us in the valleys and brings beauty from ash heaps again and again and again. I am here to tell you that I have been on the mountaintops and in the valleys, and I have discovered that we need a reset in our souls. We need to share stories so that others will too. When we’re free to be real, that’s when the real joy comes.” Read more.